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April 2012 - Memory War Theater | Memory War Theater

Posts made in April, 2012

work created under compulsion

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work created under compulsion

Work created under compulsion follows the journey of individuals who have been forced to create in order to survive, Thousand and One Nights heroine Scheherazade is the point of departure in this exploration of war’s impact on individuals and artists throughout history. Drawing stories from Persia, from the holocaust, and from contemporary soldiers who trade their bodies for citizenship, the play incorporated video interviews that explored memories that live with us forever. The piece was selected and debuted at the 2007 Northwest New Works Festival at On the Boards; and was selected to...

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Below U.S. – video sample

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Below U.S. – video sample

Below U.S. is an original multimedia theater play inspired by interviews from across the U.S. Voices in America, anesthetized by stereotypes, navigate the visible and invisible borders of living Below U.S. The piece explores the mechanisms used to define and confine one’s identity. Below U.S. delves into the deep waters of identity and belonging within a rich, multilayered performance style. In Below U.S., our protagonist, known to his friends as Speedy, seeks equilibrium within a complex array of identities. A gringo in Latin America and a Latino in the U.S., Speedy experiences a state...

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Memory War Theater

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Memory War Theater

Memory War Theater

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Below U.S. – Tikka & Manuel

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Below U.S. – Tikka & Manuel

Tikka Sears & Manuel Castro credit: Nichole DeMent

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Memory War Theater Project

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Memory War Theater Project

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