Sunday, November 25, 2012

2013 Under The Radar Festival

Tickets for the 2013 Under The Radar Festival will go in sale on Tuesday, November 27th.  Here are some highlights of this year's offerings:

Hollow Roots
Written by Christina Anderson
Directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz
a woman traverses a nameless urban landscape plagued by a question: can a person of color have a "neutral narrative"?

Ganesh Versus the Third Reich
Back to Back Theatre (Australia)
Ganesh's travels through Nazi Germany to reclaim the Swastika, an ancient Hindu symbol.

Minsk 2011: A Reply to Kathy Acker
Belarus Free Theatre
A love letter to a home that exiles those willing to fight for it, Minsk 2011 celebrates and mourns a land that has lost its way.

Hamlet, Prince of Grief
Leev Theater Group (Iran)
Shakepeare's tragic hero comes to terms with his violent fate through an obsessive retelling of the moments that preceded the tragedy.

Life and Times
Nature Theater of Oklahoma (USA)
Life and Times: Episodes 1-4 charts one person's account of their own life from earliest memory through adolescence with music, movement and mystery.

2 Dimensional Life of Her
Fleur Elise Noble (Australia)
An enchanting mix of drawing, animation, puppetry, projection and paper, 2 Dimensional Life of Her is a richly imagined performance installation set in an artist's studio.

Zero Cost House
Pig Iron Theatre Company (USA) & Toshiki Okada (Japan)
A meditation on how Henry David Thoreau's Walden changed a man's life; on the disruptions and re-imaginings that followed the tsunami and subsequent nuclear disaster at Fukushima; and on the uneasy compromises between radical idealism and contemporary living.

January 9 - 20, 2013
For tickets, info and full schedule: Click Here

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