CNP publishes "Follow the Artist" a new book celebrating 20 years of CalArts Center for New Performance.

Past Projects

Residency: Kati Hernandez

CNP Artist-in-Residence Kati Hernandez will lead a special, six-session online workshop, Afro-Cuban Dance/Oricha Therapy as a Way of Knowing.


Space Daughter

Condola 'Dola' Rashad returned to CalArts for a vivacious ode to the Divine Feminine, produced in association with CalArts Center for New Performance.



A special presentation of Lagartijas Tiradas al Sol’s Veracruz, a conference and an intervention, a relief. January 30, 2020 at California Institute of the Arts.


rasgos asiáticos

An intimate story about the fluidity of borders, time and the historic confluence of China, Mexico and the United States. Written by Virginia Grise.


El Camino Donde Nosotros Lloramos (The Road Where We Weep)

Celebrated Mexican performance group Lagartijas Tiradas al Sol returns to CalArts. This new project investigates the migration of people from the Mixtec Region in Oaxaca to the state of California.


Residency: Octavio Solis

Octavio Solis continues to develop his newest play "Scene with Cranes", which follows a grieving Mexican mother in search of the truth about her youngest son's mysterious death.