Inspired by Alfred Jarry

Performances by DJ Spooky, Tony Torn, Julie Atlas Muz, and special guests 
Celebrate Jarry’s influence on art and ideas in an evening of performances inspired by his work. Tony Torn and Julie Atlas Muz, veteran interpreters of Ubu roi, will perform excerpts from Jarry's play. The evening also features a sound-and-word collaboration between multimedia artist DJ Spooky and special guests, followed by DJ Spooky’s live scoring of scenes from Jarry’s revolutionary work on film.

The exhibition Alfred Jarry: The Carnival of Being will be at 6 PM open for program attendees.

Tickets: $25; $20 for Morgan Members: $10 for students with a valid ID.

Friday, February 28, 2020, 7 PM

DJ Spooky. Photograph courtesy of Subliminal Kid Inc.
Tony Torn and Julie Atlas Muz. Photography by Max Basch.

Public programs for Jean-Jacques Lequeu: Visionary Architect. Drawings from the Bibliothèque nationale de France and Alfred Jarry: The Carnival of Being are presented in cooperation with La Maison Française of New York University.

Please call (212) 685-0008 ext. 560 or e-mail for information.