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kin • song: ode to disability ancestors

Presented by Texas Theatre and Dance at Texas Theatre and Dance, Austin TX

Dec 02 - 12 2021
kin • song: ode to disability ancestors

Through monologue, dialogue, puppetry, song and dance, we will join creative forces to call upon the ghosts of our disability ancestors.

Conceived and directed by Alexis Riley
kin • song: ode to disability ancestors is a digital performance ritual, a cybernetic seance. Through monologue, dialogue, puppetry, song and dance, we will join creative forces to call upon the ghosts of our disability ancestors, waking them from their unmarked graves to join us in an act of mourning, celebration and care. Here, in the sacred timespace of performance, we will name them, claim them and honor their brilliance, all before (finally)

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ADMISSION INFO

Tickets for virtual performances of will be available at pay-what-you-can pricing with a minimum donation of $5.00.

Tickets to this event can be found here:

https://hornraiser.utexas.edu/project/27774

Contact: 5122325340

Email: Megan.bommarito@austin.utexas.edu

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Dec 4, 2021 at 07:30 pm - 09:30 pm (Sat)
  • Dec 6, 2021 at 12:00 am - 11:55 pm (Mon)
  • Dec 7, 2021 at 12:00 am - 11:55 pm (Tue)
  • Dec 8, 2021 at 12:00 am - 11:55 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 9, 2021 at 12:00 am - 11:55 pm (Thu)
  • Dec 10, 2021 at 12:00 am - 11:55 pm (Fri)
  • Dec 11, 2021 at 12:00 am - 11:55 pm (Sat)
  • Dec 12, 2021 at 12:00 am - 11:55 pm (Sun)

Additional time info:

PERFORMANCES
December 2-4 at 7:30 p.m.
December 4 at 2:00 p.m.
On-Demand: December 6-12, 2021

Tickets for virtual performances of will be available at pay-what-you-can pricing with a minimum donation of $5.00.

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A VIRTUAL EVENT: Performances will be presented online only. kin • song: ode to disability ancestors will be available on-demand December 6-12, 2021.

There will be a post-performance discussion featuring members of the creative team following the 2:00 p.m. performance on December 4, 2021. More information will be made available in advance of the event.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Texas Theatre and Dance

300 E 23rd St, Austin, TX 78712

Google Map of 300 E 23rd St, Austin, TX 78712

Dates and Times

Sat, Dec 4, 2021

7:30 pm at Texas Theatre and Dance

Mon, Dec 6, 2021

12:00 am at Texas Theatre and Dance

Tue, Dec 7, 2021

12:00 am at Texas Theatre and Dance

Wed, Dec 8, 2021

12:00 am at Texas Theatre and Dance

Thu, Dec 9, 2021

12:00 am at Texas Theatre and Dance

MADE POSSIBLE WITH SUPPORT FROM

 

The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.

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