The Starz of Glitter Kitty Theater have journeyed from near and far to unite on one stage for a 3-weekend reunion celebration of original dance, theater, music, and puppetry in, “We Are All Starz!” A 3 Volume Dance Theater Chronicle to remember. Witness as we “tell-all”, and share the stories of our past, present, and even our dreams for the future.
“A Life In The Rye” looks at J.D.Salinger's life and the impact that “The Catcher In The Rye” had on him, his fans, fanatics obsessed with the book and the world. The play gives insight into possible reasons that Salinger retreated from society after writing what became one of the best-selling books of all time.
Hooked on Happiness is the new musical about the members of a senior-high-school drama class who decide to create their own show about climate change, instead of putting on the usual shows the drama teacher has recommended. When the teacher sees some of the lyrics they’ve developed, she is impressed and gives them permission to present the show.
"The Whites" takes us into a universe where the races are flipped and Whites are actually citizens of an ethnic underclass that is dominated by African-Americans. We watch the Caucasian family of Harris and Rasheeda White contend with gun violence, school segregation and the aftermath of prison. For this family and their surrounding community, the everyday experiences of economic, political and social injustice are imposed by Blacks.
One Night Only!
Five gifted singers in a staged cabaret, with musical comedy, jazz, rural roots & songs for a world of peace and justice. Accompanied by a four-piece acoustic band.
How well do we know ourselves? How well do we know our family members? Why sometimes, we don’t get along with a family member or a neighbor? Dr. Martin Luther King once said, “People fail to get along because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don't know each other; they don't know each other because they have not communicated with each other.”
The Honey Let's Go Home Opera is a cardboard opera, which draws on Monteverdi, Brahms, and Berg to ridicule and eulogize the terrifying, fertile flatness of contemporary life, and suggests that this very flatness be employed in rebelling against the humanity system that stifles life.
The Diagonal Life Circus is a raucous, colourful, giant puppet spectacle that sheds light on our current precariously diagonal condition – on the verge of collapse, yet always capable of an uprising.
Special 21st Annual Holiday Edition of the Staged Reading of the Hard-Boiled Christmas Fantasy!
For the delight of audiences aged 5 to 105, Czechoslovak-American Marionette Theatre performs "A Christmas Carol, Oy! Hanukkah, Merry Kwanzaa." Adapted, directed and reinvented by Vit Horejs, this toy-puppet theater extravaganza is a new take on Charles Dickens' classic with Old World accents and New World inclusiveness. Into the familiar story are woven a surprising and delightful blend of English, Jewish, African, American and Czech winter rituals, customs and holiday songs, all performed by over three dozen marionettes ranging in size from four to twenty-four inches as well as found objects and toys.
The concert features music from the CD an enchanting journey of discovery of the seven Black Madonnas, following the ancient Neapolitan legend, known as the "Seven Sisters" in Southern Italy. This trip into traditional legends, miracles, and history, transports audiences to a time and place where an unbroken and ancient tradition continues today with processions, drumming rituals, chanting and sensual dancing in honor of the Black Madonna.