(WKTV) - An evening of interactive media and performance art will take place Saturday at The Stanley.
"Op-u-lens" will start at 6 p.m. and last until 9 p.m. and will feature continuous and scheduled performance art utilizing the lobby, mezzanine and respective areas around the theater. Sculptures and media-based works will invite viewers to participate through waving hands, lights and motion detectors. The live performances will range from avant garde modern dance to an offbeat take on popular musical scores.
Artists from around New York state will participate, including Rainbow Young, Catherine Wright, Maggie Nowinski, Sandra Stephens, Mara Zoltners, Jessica Posner, Maria Driscoll McMahan, Alicia Eggert and Mike Fleming, Julie Ann Nagle, Jacob Francois, Wenhua Jimi Shi, Sara Ferguson, Rachel Mason, Jenna North, Esp TV, and PrattMWP students.
Utica-based artist, curator and professor Jenna North is curator of the event. A sliding scale donation-based admission is set at $5-$20. The Stanley is located at 259 Genesee St. in Utica.