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An immersive choreography exploring our relationships to surveillance, big data, and policing as it mingles with our psychology.
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    'Ignorant Gravity' class with Sigrid Lauren. This workshop combines select dance & body awareness techniques to bring forward the individual's internal awareness. Techniques, exercises, & theory range from Butoh, Hip-Hop, Qigong, to Dance Therapy. Each workshop includes strengthening exercises, physical exfoliation, & SL choreography.

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    Voice and movement class with Colin Self. COGNITIVE ACTIVISM is a voice and movement workshop led by Colin Self to help practice defense mechanisms against the co-option of cognitive space. This class seeks to build techniques for cognitive activism, to claim stakes for shared social and political space through psychic play and physical practice. Based on submissions from class participants, we will employ a diverse toolkit of voice, body, conversation, listening, and meditation to test and distribute resistance against cognitive co-option. Individuals of any experience with voice and movement are encouraged to attend.

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    Tickets to special Family + Friends preview of show on Thursday, May 19, 2016

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    Vegetarian lunch and a song writing workshop prepared by Alex Drewchin (Eartheater).

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    Limited edition (1/20) signed 8"x10" print by Signe Pierce.

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    8"x10" print by Bad Taste (installation artist for AF). Bad Taste is a project committed to exploring new ways of thinking about food and consumption, approaching food as fantasy and as a transportive medium. Currently, the “color meal” series of immersive, monochromatic ten course dinners is ongoing in Bushwick, Brooklyn.

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    16x20" print by Ilana Savdie (installation artist for AF).

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    Voice lesson with Sarah Kinlaw (co-director and composer).

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    Autographed Vinyl of PICTUREPLANE’S "TECHNOMANCER" LP and signed ALIEN BODY SHIRT by PICTUREPLANE (composer for AF).

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    Portrait shoot with Signe Pierce

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    You and +1 will get to experience the entirety of the performance at the special Family + Friends preview of show on Thursday, May 19, 2016

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    Producer credit on program.

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    Private Authority Figure Performance (we'll construct a version of AF to fit in your home / studio / workplace).

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    Limited Edition Authority Figure crop top cut by Monica Mirabile with logo designed by Jerome Bwire (only available/printed for Kickstarter supporters) <3

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    Tickets to all 3 nights are sold out! These are v special tickets to special Family + Friends performance on Thursday, May 19, 2016.

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    Limited edition Authority Figure embroidered hat (same hats worn by performers in AF)

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    Mini model of installation by Kathleen Dycaico for Authority Figure (~6-8" cube)

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    Nitemind neon light sculpture

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    Portrait shoot with Signe Pierce

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