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"The Theory of Relativity"
by Neil Bartram and Brian Hill
Streaming April 15-22 "The Theory of Relativity"
This moving and unconventional song cycle bursts with originality as it examines the interconnectedness of us all through life's shared experiences - from the hilarious to the heartbreaking. "The Theory of Relativity" introduces a compelling array of characters experiencing the joys and the heartbreaks, the liaisons and the losses, the inevitability and the wonder of the human connection. An Alternate College Theatre production directed by Nate Tanner.
"Budi and the Hornbill"
translated by Alice M. Terada, adaptation by Lynn Kremer
Streaming April 23 - May 2 "Budi and the Hornbill"
In this fantasy, inspired by a Sumatran folk tale, Budi, and honest but down-on-his-luck fisherman, learns about loyalty, honesty and how to recognize one's strengths and weaknesses. "Budi and the Hornbill" incorporates large-scale puppets to portray buffalo, horses, tigers, snakes, and the hornbill of the title. Near extinction in some places in the world, hornbills are thought to have sacred powers in Indonesia and are often portrayed in dances and tales as heroes who are close to godlike. Audiences of all ages will delight in this inventive dance/theatre work. A Department of Theatre production directed by Lynn Kremer.