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JapanAmerica Wonderwave
Christ Church Neighborhood House
Philadelphia, PA
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Team Sunshine Performance Corporation presents JapanAmerica Wonderwave, a Comedic Dance-Theatre Elegy with a Special Opening Performance from Kate Watson-Wallace/Anonymous Bodies and Musician Christopher Sean Powell!

JapanAmerica Wonderwave is what the company considers a Comedic Dance-Theater Elegy, or a Disaster Response Mixtape. Employing a playlist of American and Asian pop music and a blend of dance and image theater techniques, the piece is a funny and touching response to the Japanese Tsunami of March 11, 2011, and other tragedies far and near.

Preview*: Friday, April 26th 8:00pm
Preview*: Saturday, April 27th 8:00pm

*please note that there will not be an opening act for the previews*

Thursday, May 2nd  7:00pm
Friday, May 3rd  7:00pm
Saturday, May 4th  7:00pm
Sunday, May 5th  3:00pm

Thursday, May 9th  7:00pm
Friday, May 10th  7:00pm
Saturday, May 11th  7:00pm
Sunday, May 12th  3:00pm

Lead Artist/Performer: Makoto Hirano
Creator/Performer: Benjamin Camp
Creator/Director: Alex Torra
Scenic/Lighting Designer: Oona Curley
Sound Designer: Mikaal Sulaiman

"danced with earnestness and poignancy."
-AJ Sabatini, Broad Street Review

" [a] clever use of the mundane everyday...the contrast between Hirano's langour and Camp's unconcerned urgency was fascinating."
-Amelia Longo,

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Christ Church Neighborhood House (View)
20 North American Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States


Arts > Dance
Arts > Performance
Arts > Theatre

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!


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