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Everett / FREEDOM PROJECT | Nov 6 + 7, 2015

Everett
FRIDAY, November 6, 2015 8:30pm
SATURDAY, November 7, 2015 8:30pm
Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, Ohio

 
 
 
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“Haunting… gripping… revealing.” —Providence Journal

Join Contemporary Dance Theater as we open our 43rd Season. CDT is proud to present Everett of Rhode Island, performing the Freedom Project.

Contemporary Dance Theater, in partnership with The Yard, Brown University and NPN, supported the development of Everett’s newest work, Freedom Project. In this regional premiere, Everett will use dance, theater, and spoken word to engage the audience in a unique discourse about the racial and socioeconomic disparities and injustices within the US prison system. 

Freedom Project is a multimedia physical theater piece that interweaves gripping personal stories, evocative imagery, and athletic choreography in an examination of mass incarceration in America. With material drawn from extensive research, as well as personal experience, the Everett Company calls upon our common humanity to challenge the conditions that have transformed the “land of the free” into the most incarcerating country in the world.

Meet-the-Artists Reception

Meet Everett at a reception following Friday evening’s performance at the Aronoff. FREE

Open Masterclasses

TAKE CLASS WITH EVERETT, SATURDAY, NOV 7

Dancers, don’t miss these incredible opportunities to take Masterclasses with Everett at Contemporary Dance Theater’s studios in College Hill

Improvisation w/ Everett: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 from 7:30-8:45pm (normal drop-in rates apply). 

Modern Masterclass: Saturday, November 7, 2015 from 10:30am-12:00pm. $15 in advance payable here, or $19-20 at-the-door.

Lecture/Demonstrations & Outreach

Everett Lecture-Demonstration at the University of Cincinnati​
Wednesday, November 4 10:00-11:30a, Tangeman University Center​ Room 400A

Everett will present an interactive lecture-demonstration about the research and creative process behind Freedom Project. 
This event is FREE and open to the public.

4-Show Subscription
Buying a pass for the season saves you the most money!
$125 Orchestra & Balcony I
$105 Balcony II & Box Seats
$105 Seniors, any seats
$82 Students, any seats
SUBSCRIPTIONS ON SALE SEPT 21
Pick 3
Can’t commit to all 4? You can still save with a 3-show subscription.
$97 Orchestra & Balcony I – With Pilobolus
$82 Balcony II & Box Seats – With Pilobolus 
$87 Orchestra & Balcony I – Without Pilobolus
$72 Balcony II & Box Seats – Without Pilobolus
SUBSCRIPTIONS ON SALE SEPT 21
4 Voucher Flex Pass
4 vouchers to use in any combination for any shows. For each Pilobolus ticket add $10.
$117 Orchestra & Balcony I
$97 Balcony II & Box Seats
SUBSCRIPTIONS ON SALE SEPT 21
Single Tickets
Single tickets will be available starting October 5. For each Pilobolus ticket add $10.
$32 Orchestra & Balcony I
$27 Balcony II & Box Seats
$27 Seniors, any seats
$22 Students, any seats
Tickets purchased the day of will carry an additional $5 charge.
AVAILABLE OCT 5
Aronoff Center for the Arts, Jarson-Kaplan Theater
650 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202  |  (513) 621-ARTS CLICK HERE FOR MORE VENUE & TICKET INFO



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The Contemporary Dance Theater Guest Artist Series is sponsored by THE OTTO M. BUDIG FAMILY FOUNDATION and is supported by the thousands of people who give generously to the ArtsWave Community CampaignSupport also comes from the National Endowment for the Arts, a public agency dedicated to supporting excellence in the arts, both new and established; bringing the arts to all Americans; and providing leadership in arts education. Contemporary Dance Theater is also supported by The Ohio Arts Council, a state agency that supports public programs in the arts.

 

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