2018 SEASON ANNOUNCEMENT


We are thrilled to be launching into our eighth season of programming in 2018. With music, art, film, food and community at the core of our programs, we welcome revolutionary voices of all disciplines to the Basilica stage this year. From site-specific visual art residencies using our industrial heritage as inspiration, to a long-form homage to sound, our reclaimed factory serves as a muse for our programs.…

Basilica FREE Family Matinee Series: ¡Viva Kid Flicks!

Basilica FREE Family Matinee Series: ¡Viva Kid Flicks!

Sunday August 26 | 3PM

// FREE //
SHORTS: 79 min
in English / no dialogue / with English subtitles…

Basilica Back Gallery Series: Annie Bielski

Basilica Back Gallery Series: Annie Bielski

Sunday, August 19 | 7PM

//FREE//

We are delighted to welcome Hudson artist Annie Bielski back to Basilica. Bielski’s innovative, multi-disciplinary work has featured in a number of Basilica events, from her ‘darkwave comedy’ performance at (FREAK) FLAG DAY to her own visual musings on the theme of still life as part of a 2015 group show.…

Basilica Non-Fiction Screening Series: Who Got NeXt

Basilica Non-Fiction Screening Series: Who Got NeXt

Thursday, August 16, 2018 | 7PM

// FREE //

Presented by Basilica Non-Fiction Screening Series in collaboration with NeXt Doc
Learn more about Basilica’s 2018 film program

August’s FREE Basilica Non-Fiction Screening Series event will feature award-winning short narrative films and documentaries made by the young filmmakers of Albany’s Youth FX followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers and program directors.…

Guerrilla Basilica Improvisations 2018

Guerrilla Basilica Improvisations 2018

Sunday, August 12 | 3PM

// FREE //

We are pleased to be working with Art Omi once again to present a free afternoon of fully improvised music, performed by the 2018 Art Omi: Music residents.…

Godspeed You! Black Emperor

Godspeed You! Black Emperor

Thursday, August 9 2018 | 7PM

// Advance tickets $25 //

Legendary Montreal musical collective Godspeed You! Black Emperor will return to Basilica Hudson on Thursday, August 9th. The band, who last performed at Basilica in 2015, recently released their seventh full-length album Luciferian Towers on their own self-run record label Constellation.…

Basilica Back Gallery Series: SJLA

Basilica Back Gallery Series: SJLA

Opening party Wednesday, August 8, 2018 | 6PM – 9PM

// FREE //

Participants in 2018’s Social Justice Leadership Academy – comprised of Hudson youth ages 12 – 20 – will be the August artists in residents in Basilica’s Back Gallery with an exhibition which explores meaning-making through Afrofuturism.…

Basilica Non Fiction Screening Series: BLOWIN’ UP

Basilica Non Fiction Screening Series: BLOWIN’ UP

Thursday, July 26, 2018 | 7PM

// FREE //

Screening followed by discussion with filmmaker Stephanie Wang-Breal
Presented by Basilica Non-Fiction Screening Series in collaboration with NeXt Doc
Learn more about Basilica’s 2018 film program

“It’s called blowin’ up when you leave your pimp…so i blew up.” – Kandie

Working within a broken criminal justice system, a team of rebel heroines work to change the the way women arrested for prostitution are prosecuted.…