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Chilmark, MA: The Yard presents Abby Bender + Cassie Tunick in "FOLLIES: Women Dance the Comic, week 3"

Chilmark, MA: The Yard presents Abby Bender + Cassie Tunick in "FOLLIES: Women Dance the Comic, week 3"

Company:

Abby Bender; Cassie Tunick

Location:

The Yard
Middle Rd
Chilmark, MA

Dates:

Friday, July 24, 2015 - 8:00pm
Saturday, July 25, 2015 - 6:30pm

Tickets:

http://www.dancetheyard.org/follies3

Company:
Abby Bender; Cassie Tunick

FOLLIES:  WOMEN DANCE THE COMIC CONCLUDES

ABBY  BENDER  (OF BUILT ON STILTS)  AND  CASSIE   TUNICK
DANCE  THE   HEARTFELT, THE   LOSS   BEHIND  THE   LAUGH,
A   VAUDEVILLE   OF  THE   HUMAN   CONDITION

 

 

Performances will take place at The Yard, Chilmark (note different times):
Friday, July 24, at 8:00PM
Saturday, July 25, at 6:30PM 

Tickets: $25 (General); $15 (Seniors, students, active military)

Evolved from a site-specific collaboration in a room slated for demolitoin, Totally Other is a visually visceral work intended to honor places that have been or will be abandoned — a particular room, or a particular room in our hearts, or a particular heart.  The characters who inhabit this house of mirrors are richly drawn — from a gum-snapping teenage misfit to a dedicated scientist witnessing the extinction of a species, and they grapple with love and loss in myriad forms.

 

Photo: Abby Bender and Cassie Tunick in "Totally Other." Photographer: Sam Polcer

 

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