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April 20 & 21 New York Fri & Sat at 7 PM
April 28 in Jenkinstown, PA Sunday at 2 PM

April 25 Serhiy Zhadan will also be in Kansas
April 27 private dinner with Serhiy Zhadan and Yara


KURBAS IN KHARKIV at YermilovCentre in Kharkiv till Feb 25, 2018


KURBAS IN KHARKIV exhibition January 18 - February 25, 2018
at YermilovCentre in Kharkiv

reactions to exhibition: English & photos of exhibition
press release: Ukrainian | photos from opening
list of special events January 18- February 25, 2018

video of Hutsul event

KURBAS IN KYIV - exhibition February 25 - October 25, 2017
at the Museum of Theatre, Music and Cinema, Lavra, Kyiv

press release: English | Ukrainian & photos

related events :
The Kurbas School | Kurbas and Film | Kurbas in Kyiv | Around Kurbas
Kurbas in Kyiv - curator's tours & exhibition opening

Media Lectures by Virlana Tkacz: "American Avant-Garde Theatre and Musicals" at Kurbas Center more
Virlana Tkacz talk on Espreso TV includes clips from Yara shows: "Scythian Stones," "Circle" and "Dark Night Bright Stars"

In Los Angeles - March 11, 2018

1917-2017: Tychyna, Zhadan & the Dogs

video:song from Yara's show 1917-2017: Tychyna, Zhadan & the Dogs - "Know Your Rights"

1917-2017: Tychyna, Zhadan & the Dogs in NEW YORK
at La MaMa June 9-25, 2017 press release | reviews

On Pavlo Tychyna and Serhiy Zhadan - bios & poetry translated into English
Yara's newest chap book - translation of Tychyna's "Instead of Sonnets or Octaves"

1917-2017: Tychyna, Zhadan & the Dogs in Ukraine
Mala Opera - Kyiv March 2017about event in Ukrainian | photos | more photos
Kurbas Center in Kyiv & Lviv Publishing Forum & Gogolfest -- Sept 2016
photos| tv coverage | reviews
Kurbas Theatre Center in Kyiv -- March 2016 photos| radio | reactions

Related Events: Serhiy Zhadan readings in US April, 2017
tour with Yara in Canada & US April, 2016

Yara's Year 2016 in Photos



Season Greetings from San Frankivsk

Koliada 2015 | photos from Koliada 2014 | photos from Koliada 2013

Still the River Flows

"Still the River Flows: Winter Solstice and Christmas Rituals in a Carpathian Village
by Virlana Tkacz with translations by Virlana Tkacz and Wanda Phipps
Photography by Alexander Khantaev Project developed by Yara Arts Group.

Video of Koliada concert in Toronto 2013
About the Koliadnyky of Kryvorivnia
"In Search of the Hutsul Koliada of Kryvorivnia" by Virlana Tkacz
"Hutsul Koliada to a Young Man" English translation

Yara Arts Group receives two nominations for New York Innovative Theatre Awards for "Dark Night Bright Stars:
Jeremy Tardy - Outstanding Actor in a Lead Role
Julian Kytasty - Best Original Music

video:song from Yara's show Dark Night Bright Stars


Andrea Odezynska's "Felt, Feelings and Dreams" trailer produced by Yara Arts Group
Museum of Moving Image
Rubin Museum | KinofestNYC | Princeton Film Festival

Watoku Ueno's Shadow Puppet Shows


YStill the River Flows

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