About This Show

SiteLines 2005 ushers in the NYC summer with over 50 free live performances that places all the right works in all the wrong places. Arresting SiteLines performances will take hold of Downtown’s urban landscape.
LMCC started this new site-specific performance series summer 2004. This year, Sitelines presents six artists working in dance, theater and poetry performance in over 50 performances all around Lower Manhattan.


Returning by Liz Sargent

May 12-14, 19-21

Thursday-Friday 5:30pm and 7:30pm, Saturday 7:30pm

Site: 15 Nassau Street (between Cedar and Pine Streets)

Bridges by Mary Seidman

June 2-4 12pm-2pm

Sites: Stone & Mill Streets to South Street Seaport – Beekman Street to Peck Slip on the East River

Freewheeling by Mary Seidman

June 11, 12, 18, 19


Bike paths from Canal Street on the East Side to West Side by the Boathouse.

Limelight by Monica Bill Barnes

June 27-July 1


Site: Public fountain in the Bowling Green public Park (Broadway and Beaver Street)

Reel by Tom Pearson

July 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16.

2pm with additional Thursday performances at 6.30pm

Site: Rotunda of the National Museum of the American Indian, 1 Bowling Green

Peripheral City by Red Dive

July 7, 14, August 11, 18

12pm, 1pm, 2pm

Red Dive will lead an urban expedition that will carve a path across the Lower Manhattan district.

Several Stories by Chris Elam/Misnomer Dance Theatre

August 9; 12:30pm and 1:30pm

August 11; 5:30pm and 6:30pm

Site: Robert Wagner Park off Battery Place

Red Coil by Cecilia Vicuna

(Co-presented by The Poets House)

August 22 and 25. 7pm

Site: The Pavilion in Rockefeller Park (Warren Street & River Terrace)

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: May 12, 2005 Final Performance: August 25, 2005