[PhiladelphiaDANCE.org Listserv] Tonight Fringe Preview Show

Darcy Lyons darcydlyons at gmail.com
Sat Jun 15 13:47:41 EDT 2019


Come see excerpts this June of pieces that will be self-produced in the
2019 Philadelphia Fringe Festival in September! Curated by Darcy Lyons

Tonight- Saturday June 15, 2019 @ 8 PM @ The Iron Factory

$10 Artists/Students/Philadelphiadance.org Members

$15 General Admission

BUY TICKETS <https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4260343>

or pay cash at the door

Lyons and Tigers <http://www.lyonsandtigers.org/> presents an excerpt of
their full evening length work, Proceed with Caution + new work by these
self-producing Fringe artists:

Ujima Dance Theatre <https://udancetheatrestudio.com/>

and

Amanda Shaffern <http://www.amandashaffern.com/> partnered with Theater
Oblivion <https://www.theateroblivion.com/>

**This performance is not suitable for children. The show contains serious
and potentially triggering content.**

About the pieces:

Lyons and Tigers presents the "airplane section" that addresses airplane
safety and the changes in security after 911. This is a new section of
their full evening work Proceed with Caution.

Proceed with Caution grapples with personal, social, and global security
and trust in the present day- a time of global violence, the Trump
presidency, mass shootings, and the #MeToo movement. A group of performers
explore security through dance, video projection, and spoken and recorded
words.

2019 Philadelphia Fringe Performances: September 20 & 21 at 8 PM, and
September 22 at 2 PM at the Performance Garage. SAVE THE DATE!

Ujima Dance Theatre, Artistic Director Shana El

Women's Voices is a movement piece dedicated to all Women internationally
that are going through difficult times but are able to overcome all life
challenges. The work celebrates the strength of women.

2019 Philadelphia Fringe Performances: September 7 and 8 at The CEC
(Community Education Center) SAVE THE DATE!

Amanda Shaffern in partnership with Theater Oblivion

SIREN SONGS is a documentary/verbatim theater piece focused around the
topic of addiction and substance abuse disorder. In the piece, we follow
the journey of 7 individuals affected by addiction. The goal of SIREN SONGS
is to represent, humanize, and reduce stigma in the midst of the current
Opioid Epidemic. In order to do this, over the past few months, we
interviewed ~50 people (and counting) to which addiction has affected their
lives, ala. child of an addiction, parent of an addict, spouse of an
addict, those currently suffering, and those in recovery. From those
interviews, we are currently editing them into a cohesive narrative and, in
a way, reenacting these journeys for an audience.

2019 Philadelphia Fringe Performances: September 5-15 at W.O.W (Warehouse
on Watts) SAVE THE DATE!



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