A dance-theatre virtuosic piece, spinning a new myth as old as time. A man goes on a journey weaving all past and future into the NOW.
Clasped hands in light. Fingers clench. A world is created. "The Man Who Wasn’t There" is dance-theatre virtuosic, spinning a new myth as old as time. A man goes on a journey through the most important relationships in his life, weaving all past and future into the NOW.
WHERE IT WILL HAPPEN
Created by FT Collaborative, an ensemble of New York based performance artists, "The Man Who Wasn’t There" will be presented in New York City through the summer of 2012 (and hopefully) beyond.
The venues will include:
Schapiro Theatre - August 2 -4
605 W 115th st.
August 2 @ 7:00pm - BENEFIT EVENT: Come and enjoy some food and wine before previewing the piece in an open Dress Rehearsal ($20 dollar Suggested Donation)
August 3 @ 8:00pm
August 4 @ 7:00 and 10:00pm
The production will then travel to Edmonton, Canada to be part of the
Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival, August 12 - 26
**For more information and reservations email firstname.lastname@example.org
WHO WE ARE
Our ensembles' interests and talents are as diverse as the group itself. We come from San Francisco, Los Angeles, Providence, Jamaica, Singapore, Puerto Rico, and beyond. Between us we have worked on performance projects across the globe. We are interested in what we have in common as human beings. We believe that performance is a bridge, that it is deeply imbedded in our nature, and provides a means toward social change and greater understanding of our shared condition.
Bryan Quick, A Writer
Mei Ann Teo, A Director
Adam Nash, A Composer/Musician
Adrian Silver, A Choreographer/Dramaturg
Mariana Ortiz, A Producer
Mary Ellen Beaudreau, A Dancer
Lauren Cox, A Dancer
James Koroni, A Dancer
Jessica Myers, A Dancer
Kevon Simpson, A Dancer
JOIN OUR TEAM
We ask you to join us on this journey, toward asking the right questions, engaging in a serious investigation, and gaining a deeper understanding of what it means to be human. Join us throughout our process on our Facebook group http://www.facebook.com/groups/tmwwt/, our process blog, http://tmwwtjourney.blogspot.com, and coming out when the work is presented throughout the summer. We hope you will gain from this work as much as we already have!
Have a question? If the info above doesn't help, you can ask the project creator directly.
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"The Man Who Wasn't There" Production Poster signed by our cast. And a complimentary ticket to any of our NYC Performances (August 2-5).Estimated delivery:
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