600 HIGHWAYMEN is a Brooklyn-based art collaborative. Under the name 600 HIGHWAYMEN, Abigail Browde and Michael Silverstone construct expansive performances that illuminate the inherent poignancy and theatricality of people that explores the radical approach to making live art by constructing events that create intimacy among a group of strangers. Their group performances include The Record at The Invisible Dog Art Center, New York, NY (2013); Under the Radar Festival, New York, NY (2014); and Noorderzon Festival, The Netherlands (2014); and Employee of the Year at Mount Tremper Arts Summer Festival, Mt. Tremper, NY (2014); and FIAF’s Crossing the Line Festival, New York, NY (2014).
Browde and Silverstone’s residencies include Process Space, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, NY (2013); Sundance Institute Theater Lab at MASS MoCA, North Adams, Massachusetts (2014); Artists Residency, Mount Tremper Arts, New York, NY (2014); MachineShop Residency, Fusebox Festival, Austin, Texas (2012); and Artists Residency, The Invisible Dog Art Center, Brooklyn, NY (2011). 600 HIGHWAYMEN are the recipients of an Obie Award, New York, NY (2014). Silverstone received a B.F.A. from New York University and Browde received a B.F.A. from New York University.
Their upcoming performances include The Record at Parc de la Villette and Centre Pompidou, Paris, France (2015); Theaterformen, Germany (2015); and Employee of the Year at Theaterformen, Germany (2015); Noorderzon Festival, The Netherlands, (August 2015); and Zircher Theater Spektakel, Switzerland (August 2015).
Featured Image Photo Credit: Courtesy of 600 HIGHWAYMEN