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Jacob's Pillow presents STREB (Virtual)

Jacob's Pillow presents STREB (Virtual)

Company:

Jacob's Pillow + STREB

Location:

Jacob's Pillow (Virtual)

Dates:

Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 7:30pm

Tickets:

https://www.jacobspillow.org/events/streb-2021-online/

Company:
Jacob's Pillow + STREB

 

STREB

Digital Screening | September 2-16
Online premiere September 2 at 7:30pm Eastern

Taking flight by pushing the boundaries of aesthetics and kinesthetic bravery, MacArthur Award-winning choreographer Elizabeth Streb is known for “her loud, unflinching explorations of physics” and has, “devised what looks like her own Olympic sport” (The New York Times). 

Returning to the Pillow for the first time in over 20 years, the STREB Extreme Action Company revisits their roots with a retrospective of Elizabeth Streb’s classic solos from the 70s and 80s, early equipment experimentations from the 90s, and jaw-dropping extreme action opuses with the large scale “action machines” the company has since become known for from the early 21st century. This historic look back connects their experimental path with the extreme action of their current and future works.

This engagement was made possible by Gerry and Hank Alpert
In Memory and Honor of their Dear Friend
AT Nguyen

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