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WORLD STAGES: NeoArctic

Feb 13 - Feb 16, 2019

Making its U.S. premiere, this collaboration between Denmark’s artistic incubator Hotel Pro Forma and the Latvian Radio Choir daringly explores the Anthropocene, a new geological age characterized by the harsh impact of humanity on our vulnerable eco-system. 

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WORLD STAGES: Cirkus Cirkör: Limits 

Mar 6 - Mar 9, 2019

“Boundaries are meant to be crossed. Limits are meant to be exceeded!” From Tilde Björfors and Sweden’s Cirkus Cirkör, Limits will turn perspectives on their heads.

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Sundance Institute—Theater from the Middle East and North Africa: Jogging

Mar 12 - Mar 13, 2019

A Lebanese woman follows a daily routine of jogging to keep herself safe from obesity, bone diseases, and anxiety, creating a connection between her intimate personal space and the city. Conceived and performed by Hanane Hajj Ali, winner of the Vertebrae Prize for Best Actor at the 2017 Edinburgh Theatre Festival

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WORLD STAGES: The Last Supper

Mar 14 - Mar 16, 2019

Making its U.S. premiere, this darkly comedic satire highlights the harsh indifference of the bourgeoisie in Egypt and the hollow exchanges which masquerade as human connection. 

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Sundance Institute—Theater from the Middle East and North Africa: Love, Bombs & Apples

Mar 20 - Mar 21, 2019

WINNER of OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION at Theatre Bay Area Awards 2018! This is the comic tale of four men from different parts of the globe experiencing a moment of revelation. Featuring actor Asif Khan. 

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