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Alexander Kasser Theater

1 Normal Ave
Montclair,07043United States
(973) 655-5112

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    October 2018
    21
    October
    $30

    Liz Gerring

    Field

    October 21 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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    One event on October 19, 2018 at 3:00pm

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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Alastair Macaulay of The New York Times calls choreographer Liz Gerring’s mind, “warmly modernist: scientific but also passionately and infectiously in love with movement.” Gerring returns to the Kasser with “field,” the third in a trilogy of works created in collaboration with composer Michael J. Schumacher and designer Robert Wierzel, all commissioned and produced by Peak Performances. In Field, Gerring and her team conceive a place in which the elements — movement, sound, and light — combine to envelope and…

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    Montclair State Symphony Orchestra
    27
    October
    $15

    JOHN J. CALI SCHOOL OF MUSIC

    MSU Symphony Orchestra with the New Jersey Youth Symphony

    October 27 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    The MSU Symphony collaborates with the New Jersey Youth Symphony for performances of Shostakovich’s Festive Overture, Prokofiev’s Symphony No. 5, Corigliano’s Phantasmagoria, and Hindemith’s Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber.

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    Montclair State Wind Symphony and Singers
    28
    October
    $15

    JOHN J. CALI SCHOOL OF MUSIC

    MSU Wind Symphony and MSU Singers

    October 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    MSU Singers, under the direction of Dr. Heather J. Buchanan, will perform choral favorites and works from the contemporary choral repertoire. The MSU Wind Symphony, under the direction of Dr. Thomas McCauley, will present David Maslanka’s moving Symphony No. 7.

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    November 2018
    Peak Performances Wedding Band
    8
    November
    $20

    DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DANCE

    Wedding Band: A Love/Hate Story in Black and White

    November 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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    One event on November 11, 2018 at 2:00pm

    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    South Carolina, 1918: in the wake of World War I, amidst a raging influenza epidemic, two starcrossed lovers (Julia, a black seamstress, and Herman, a white baker) seek to marry in the Jim Crow South. In this “love/hate story in black and white,” no one seems to escape the influence of systemic racism.

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    Peak Performances Wedding Band
    9
    November
    $20

    DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DANCE

    Wedding Band: A Love/Hate Story in Black and White

    November 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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    One event on November 11, 2018 at 2:00pm

    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    South Carolina, 1918: in the wake of World War I, amidst a raging influenza epidemic, two starcrossed lovers (Julia, a black seamstress, and Herman, a white baker) seek to marry in the Jim Crow South. In this “love/hate story in black and white,” no one seems to escape the influence of systemic racism.

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    Peak Performances Wedding Band
    10
    November
    $20

    DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DANCE

    Wedding Band: A Love/Hate Story in Black and White

    November 10 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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    One event on November 11, 2018 at 2:00pm

    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    South Carolina, 1918: in the wake of World War I, amidst a raging influenza epidemic, two starcrossed lovers (Julia, a black seamstress, and Herman, a white baker) seek to marry in the Jim Crow South. In this “love/hate story in black and white,” no one seems to escape the influence of systemic racism.

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    Peak Performances Wedding Band
    10
    November
    $20

    DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DANCE

    Wedding Band: A Love/Hate Story in Black and White

    November 10 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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    One event on November 9, 2018 at 8:00pm

    One event on November 10, 2018 at 2:00pm

    One event on November 10, 2018 at 8:00pm

    One event on November 11, 2018 at 2:00pm

    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    South Carolina, 1918: in the wake of World War I, amidst a raging influenza epidemic, two starcrossed lovers (Julia, a black seamstress, and Herman, a white baker) seek to marry in the Jim Crow South. In this “love/hate story in black and white,” no one seems to escape the influence of systemic racism.

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    Peak Performances Wedding Band
    11
    November
    $20

    DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DANCE

    Wedding Band: A Love/Hate Story in Black and White

    November 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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    One event on November 10, 2018 at 8:00pm

    One event on November 11, 2018 at 2:00pm

    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    South Carolina, 1918: in the wake of World War I, amidst a raging influenza epidemic, two starcrossed lovers (Julia, a black seamstress, and Herman, a white baker) seek to marry in the Jim Crow South. In this “love/hate story in black and white,” no one seems to escape the influence of systemic racism.

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    Cut the Sky Peak Performances
    15
    November
    $30

    Marrugeku

    Cut the Sky

    November 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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    One event on November 16, 2018 at 7:30pm

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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Is it a rock concert? Modern dance? A plea for environmental action and the rights of Indigenous peoples? Cut the Sky by Marrugeku, Australia’s preeminent dance theater ensemble of Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists, is all three. As soul singer Ngaire belts out tunes ranging from Nick Cave to Buffalo Springfield Australian "post-soul" music, Marrugeku’s “incredibly expressive and visceral” dancers (The Guardian) form a band of climate change refugees struggling to survive another extreme weather event. Moving backward and forward in…

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    Cut the Sky Peak Performances
    16
    November
    $30

    Marrugeku

    Cut the Sky

    November 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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    One event on November 18, 2018 at 3:00pm

    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Is it a rock concert? Modern dance? A plea for environmental action and the rights of Indigenous peoples? Cut the Sky by Marrugeku, Australia’s preeminent dance theater ensemble of Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists, is all three. As soul singer Ngaire belts out tunes ranging from Nick Cave to Buffalo Springfield Australian "post-soul" music, Marrugeku’s “incredibly expressive and visceral” dancers (The Guardian) form a band of climate change refugees struggling to survive another extreme weather event. Moving backward and forward in…

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    Cut the Sky Peak Performances
    17
    November
    $30

    Marrugeku

    Cut the Sky

    November 17 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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    One event on November 18, 2018 at 3:00pm

    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Is it a rock concert? Modern dance? A plea for environmental action and the rights of Indigenous peoples? Cut the Sky by Marrugeku, Australia’s preeminent dance theater ensemble of Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists, is all three. As soul singer Ngaire belts out tunes ranging from Nick Cave to Buffalo Springfield Australian "post-soul" music, Marrugeku’s “incredibly expressive and visceral” dancers (The Guardian) form a band of climate change refugees struggling to survive another extreme weather event. Moving backward and forward in…

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    Cut the Sky Peak Performances
    18
    November
    $30

    Marrugeku

    Cut the Sky

    November 18 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    One event on November 16, 2018 at 3:00pm

    One event on November 17, 2018 at 8:00pm

    One event on November 18, 2018 at 3:00pm

    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Is it a rock concert? Modern dance? A plea for environmental action and the rights of Indigenous peoples? Cut the Sky by Marrugeku, Australia’s preeminent dance theater ensemble of Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists, is all three. As soul singer Ngaire belts out tunes ranging from Nick Cave to Buffalo Springfield Australian "post-soul" music, Marrugeku’s “incredibly expressive and visceral” dancers (The Guardian) form a band of climate change refugees struggling to survive another extreme weather event. Moving backward and forward in…

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    Montclair State Symphonic Band
    30
    November
    $15

    JOHN J. CALI SCHOOL OF MUSIC

    MSU Symphonic Band and MSU Campus Band

    November 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Join the MSU Symphonic Band, directed by Shelley Axelson, and the MSU Campus Band, directed by Theodora Sotiropoulos, for an exciting and eclectic evening of music making.

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    December 2018
    Montclair State Symphony Orchestra
    1
    December
    $15

    JOHN J. CALI SCHOOL OF MUSIC

    MSU Symphony Orchestra

    December 1 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    The MSU Symphony Orchestra performs Ting Ho’s composition Phoenix Rising in honor of his retirement as composition professor at the Cali School; Derek Bermel’s Soul Garden for Viola and String Orchestra, with Kathryn Lockwood; and Saint-Saëns’ Symphony No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 78 (Organ).

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    Jazz Ensemble Montclair State
    2
    December
    $15

    JOHN J. CALI SCHOOL OF MUSIC

    MSU Jazz Ensemble

    December 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    The MSU Jazz Ensemble presents the music of composer and arranger Bob Florence, an artist
    who had few peers in the genre. Well-known in Hollywood as a composer for television, Florence
    eventually emerged as one of the leading voices in contemporary jazz ensemble writing, and
    earned fifteen Grammy nominations with his band Limited Edition, finally garnering the coveted
    award for his 2000 release, Serendipity 18.

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    Montclair State Opera Workshop
    7
    December
    $15

    JOHN J. CALI SCHOOL OF MUSIC

    MSU Opera Workshop: Questa morte è mia vendetta! Scenes from Handel’s TAMERLANO

    December 7 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Can suicide really restore a man’s honor? In an evening of excerpts from one of G.F. Handel’s most captivating dramas, MSU Opera Workshop examines the concept of honor and its connections to power, sexuality, and family relations. Semi-staged with piano accompaniment.

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    Montclair State Choral
    8
    December
    $15

    JOHN J. CALI SCHOOL OF MUSIC

    MSU Singers, MSU Chorale, and MSU Brass Ensembles: Sounds of the Season

    December 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Heather J. Buchanan, Conductor | Steven W. Ryan, Accompanist Join the MSU Singers onstage for the Hallelujah Chorus and revel in the exuberance and lavish praise of John Rutter’s Gloria. Featuring excerpts from Handel’s Messiah, Rutter’s Gloria, and others. With organist Andrew Van Varick, percussionist Taylor Goodson, and the MSU Brass Ensemble. Other brass ensembles will perform works of the season.

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    Montclair State Wind Symphony
    9
    December

    JOHN J. CALI SCHOOL OF MUSIC

    MSU Wind Symphony: Brass Menagerie

    December 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Thomas McCauley, Conductor The 2018 Beatrice Crawford Memorial Concert will feature the MSU Wind Symphony and very special guest, the Monarch Brass, a nationally recognized ensemble whose members are outstanding female brass players from America’s top symphony orchestras and universities. This concert is a free public performance supported by a generous grant from the Keating Crawford Foundation. It is presented at Montclair State University in memory of Beatrice Crawford, a Montclair musician who was the director of two choral groups:…

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    13
    December
    $30

    Gandini Juggling

    Smashed

    December 13 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    What do you get when you toss together nine jugglers, 80 apples, and four crockery sets? “Smashed,” a tea party you’ll never forget, created by Gandini Juggling, the thinking person’s jugglers. Nine well-dressed, perfectly respectable young people take the stage and, under the guise of a quaint afternoon tea, engage in the dark art of juggling. Inspired by the work of Pina Bausch, the Gandinis display a virtuosic blend of skills, precision, and theatricality that leaves the audience breathless, while…

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    14
    December
    $30

    Gandini Juggling

    Smashed

    December 14 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    What do you get when you toss together nine jugglers, 80 apples, and four crockery sets? “Smashed,” a tea party you’ll never forget, created by Gandini Juggling, the thinking person’s jugglers. Nine well-dressed, perfectly respectable young people take the stage and, under the guise of a quaint afternoon tea, engage in the dark art of juggling. Inspired by the work of Pina Bausch, the Gandinis display a virtuosic blend of skills, precision, and theatricality that leaves the audience breathless, while…

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    15
    December
    $30

    Gandini Juggling

    Smashed

    December 15 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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    One event on December 14, 2018 at 8:00pm

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    One event on December 16, 2018 at 3:00pm

    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    What do you get when you toss together nine jugglers, 80 apples, and four crockery sets? “Smashed,” a tea party you’ll never forget, created by Gandini Juggling, the thinking person’s jugglers. Nine well-dressed, perfectly respectable young people take the stage and, under the guise of a quaint afternoon tea, engage in the dark art of juggling. Inspired by the work of Pina Bausch, the Gandinis display a virtuosic blend of skills, precision, and theatricality that leaves the audience breathless, while…

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    16
    December
    $30

    Gandini Juggling

    Smashed

    December 16 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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    One event on December 14, 2018 at 3:00pm

    One event on December 15, 2018 at 8:00pm

    One event on December 16, 2018 at 3:00pm

    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    What do you get when you toss together nine jugglers, 80 apples, and four crockery sets? “Smashed,” a tea party you’ll never forget, created by Gandini Juggling, the thinking person’s jugglers. Nine well-dressed, perfectly respectable young people take the stage and, under the guise of a quaint afternoon tea, engage in the dark art of juggling. Inspired by the work of Pina Bausch, the Gandinis display a virtuosic blend of skills, precision, and theatricality that leaves the audience breathless, while…

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    February 2019
    When Angels Fall Peak Performances
    9
    February
    $30

    Raphaëlle Boitel

    When Angels Fall

    February 9, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Raphaëlle Boitel began her career as a young girl when she and her family ran away to join the circus. A mesmerizing contortionist and aerialist, Ben Brantley of The New York Times called her “truly ravishing.” Peak Performances introduced American audiences to Boitel’s boundless talents in 2016 with her luminous directorial debut “The Forgotten.” In her new work, “When Angels Fall,” her agile, athletic performers create a rugged, ethereal dreamscape at the crossroads of circus, dance, theater, and cinema. Everything…

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    March 2019
    28
    March
    $30

    Ann Carlson | Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company

    Elizabeth, the Dance

    March 28, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Imagine a world in which classical ballet, modern dance icon Martha Graham, and questions of cultural appropriation collide with clowns, basketball players, and hula dance, and you may begin to grasp the creative force, intelligence, and wit of choreographer Ann Carlson. In “Elizabeth, the Dance,” she pays homage to “the visionaries and teachers” of modern dance history. With movement both formal and physically awkward, deliciously surprising and joyfully restrained, Carlson has created an astonishing tribute to modern dance and to…

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    29
    March
    $30

    Ann Carlson | Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company

    Elizabeth, the Dance

    March 29, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Imagine a world in which classical ballet, modern dance icon Martha Graham, and questions of cultural appropriation collide with clowns, basketball players, and hula dance, and you may begin to grasp the creative force, intelligence, and wit of choreographer Ann Carlson. In “Elizabeth, the Dance,” she pays homage to “the visionaries and teachers” of modern dance history. With movement both formal and physically awkward, deliciously surprising and joyfully restrained, Carlson has created an astonishing tribute to modern dance and to…

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    30
    March
    $30

    Ann Carlson | Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company

    Elizabeth, the Dance

    March 30, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Imagine a world in which classical ballet, modern dance icon Martha Graham, and questions of cultural appropriation collide with clowns, basketball players, and hula dance, and you may begin to grasp the creative force, intelligence, and wit of choreographer Ann Carlson. In “Elizabeth, the Dance,” she pays homage to “the visionaries and teachers” of modern dance history. With movement both formal and physically awkward, deliciously surprising and joyfully restrained, Carlson has created an astonishing tribute to modern dance and to…

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    31
    March
    $30

    Ann Carlson | Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company

    Elizabeth, the Dance

    March 31, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    One event on March 29, 2019 at 3:00pm

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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Imagine a world in which classical ballet, modern dance icon Martha Graham, and questions of cultural appropriation collide with clowns, basketball players, and hula dance, and you may begin to grasp the creative force, intelligence, and wit of choreographer Ann Carlson. In “Elizabeth, the Dance,” she pays homage to “the visionaries and teachers” of modern dance history. With movement both formal and physically awkward, deliciously surprising and joyfully restrained, Carlson has created an astonishing tribute to modern dance and to…

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    April 2019
    6
    April
    $30

    With Haochen Zhang, piano

    Shanghai Quartet

    April 6, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Since his gold medal win at the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in 2009, 27-year-old Chinese pianist Haochen Zhang has captivated audiences with his deep musical sensitivity, fearless imagination, and spectacular virtuosity. In 2017, he received the prestigious Avery Fisher Career Grant, and in 2018, he made his Carnegie Hall solo recital debut. Zhang joins the Shanghai Quartet for Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Bright Sheng’s Dance Capriccio and the Brahms Piano Quintet in F minor, op. 34. Don’t miss this “fiery…

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    11
    April
    $30

    Faye Driscoll

    Thank You For Coming: Space

    April 11, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Choreographer Faye Driscoll returns to Peak Performances to stage the world premiere of the final part of her “Thank You for Coming” trilogy. She conceives “Space” as a joyful requiem for the myth of human progress. Performers reanimate historical and contemporary images, from scratches on a cave wall to snapshots in an Instagram feed, forcing us to consider how we are creating ourselves and our worlds when we make an image. The audience is invited to ponder the possibility that…

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    12
    April
    $30

    Faye Driscoll

    Thank You For Coming: Space

    April 12, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Choreographer Faye Driscoll returns to Peak Performances to stage the world premiere of the final part of her “Thank You for Coming” trilogy. She conceives “Space” as a joyful requiem for the myth of human progress. Performers reanimate historical and contemporary images, from scratches on a cave wall to snapshots in an Instagram feed, forcing us to consider how we are creating ourselves and our worlds when we make an image. The audience is invited to ponder the possibility that…

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    20
    April
    $30

    Faye Driscoll

    Thank You For Coming: Space

    April 20, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Choreographer Faye Driscoll returns to Peak Performances to stage the world premiere of the final part of her “Thank You for Coming” trilogy. She conceives “Space” as a joyful requiem for the myth of human progress. Performers reanimate historical and contemporary images, from scratches on a cave wall to snapshots in an Instagram feed, forcing us to consider how we are creating ourselves and our worlds when we make an image. The audience is invited to ponder the possibility that…

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    21
    April
    $30

    Faye Driscoll

    Thank You For Coming: Space

    April 21, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Choreographer Faye Driscoll returns to Peak Performances to stage the world premiere of the final part of her “Thank You for Coming” trilogy. She conceives “Space” as a joyful requiem for the myth of human progress. Performers reanimate historical and contemporary images, from scratches on a cave wall to snapshots in an Instagram feed, forcing us to consider how we are creating ourselves and our worlds when we make an image. The audience is invited to ponder the possibility that…

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    May 2019
    9
    May
    $30

    Romeo Castellucci

    Democracy in America

    May 9, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Romeo Castellucci is one of Europe’s best-known directors, a firebrand known for productions that are as thought-provoking as they are visually stunning. He returns to Peak Performances with the American premiere of “Democracy in America,” freely inspired by the work of Alexis de Tocqueville. Castellucci conjures majorettes who stir the crowd’s enthusiasm for democracy in America, colonial settlers who confound the native Americans, and a puritan couple who struggle to farm a barren land. He asks us to consider the…

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    10
    May
    $30

    Romeo Castellucci

    Democracy in America

    May 10, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Romeo Castellucci is one of Europe’s best-known directors, a firebrand known for productions that are as thought-provoking as they are visually stunning. He returns to Peak Performances with the American premiere of “Democracy in America,” freely inspired by the work of Alexis de Tocqueville. Castellucci conjures majorettes who stir the crowd’s enthusiasm for democracy in America, colonial settlers who confound the native Americans, and a puritan couple who struggle to farm a barren land. He asks us to consider the…

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    11
    May
    $30

    Romeo Castellucci

    Democracy in America

    May 11, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Romeo Castellucci is one of Europe’s best-known directors, a firebrand known for productions that are as thought-provoking as they are visually stunning. He returns to Peak Performances with the American premiere of “Democracy in America,” freely inspired by the work of Alexis de Tocqueville. Castellucci conjures majorettes who stir the crowd’s enthusiasm for democracy in America, colonial settlers who confound the native Americans, and a puritan couple who struggle to farm a barren land. He asks us to consider the…

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    12
    May
    $30

    Romeo Castellucci

    Democracy in America

    May 12, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    Alexander Kasser Theater, 1 Normal Ave
    Montclair,07043United States

    Romeo Castellucci is one of Europe’s best-known directors, a firebrand known for productions that are as thought-provoking as they are visually stunning. He returns to Peak Performances with the American premiere of “Democracy in America,” freely inspired by the work of Alexis de Tocqueville. Castellucci conjures majorettes who stir the crowd’s enthusiasm for democracy in America, colonial settlers who confound the native Americans, and a puritan couple who struggle to farm a barren land. He asks us to consider the…

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