2018 Performance Series

The Delaware Art Museum’s performance series features bold, adventurous works from a variety of art forms. With a focus on social justice and cutting edge performance, this series brings artists to Delaware who push creative boundaries and respond to present day events in innovative ways. Performances will take place on the Museum’s campus and out in the community. Click here to read the 2018 Performance Series press release.

Marc Bamuthi Joseph

Friday, June 15
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: The Grand Opera House

Marc Bamuthi Joseph is acclaimed for his ground breaking productions that combine spoken word and contemporary movement in an experimental theatrical form based on hip-hop aesthetics.

Concerts on Kentmere: Pyxis Piano Quartet

Thursday, September, 27
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: Delaware Art Museum

Pyxis Piano Quartet performs chamber concerts that include works from the sonata, duo, and trio repertoire as well as traditional and contemporary masterpieces for piano quartet.

Jonah Bokaer

Saturday, September 8
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: Delaware Art Museum Sculpture Garden

Jonah Bokaer aims to transform notions of how the public sees and understands dance through a new form of choreography with a structure that relies on visual art and design.

Bang on a Can All-Stars

Thursday, October 11
Time: 8:00 p.m.

Bang on a Can All-Stars are recognized worldwide for their ultra-dynamic live performances and recordings of today’s most innovative music.

Okwui Okpokwasili

November date: TBA
Time: TBA
Location: TBA

Poor People’s TV Room explores the amnesia around the historical collective action of African women and builds a narrative around the impact of that erasure.