Theme: Birth and Rebirth|
"It was the rainbow gave thee birth, and left thee all her lovely hues."
W. H. Davies
Spring has arrived, and the world around us is opening up, turning our minds to fresh starts and new beginnings. It's time to explore birth and rebirth: physical, emotional, and spiritual. To what have you given birth? An idea? A child? A work of art?
From stories in the delivery room to profound life transformations, join Playback Theater in storytelling and theater like you've never seen it. In what way have you experienced change, to the point that it feels like you began a new life? Do you have a connection to your previous incarnation? Perhaps you are in the midst of your own gestation, ready to break forth into a new beginning. Playback Theater is about YOUR story. Come join the community - let's watch!
About Playback Theater:
Playback Theater is an improvisational form of theater whereby audience members tell stories from their lives and watch them enacted on the spot by actors and musicians. Playback is a vehicle not only of personal expression, but a way to create a future It is powerful and creative, allowing diverse voices to be heard and respected.
Public shows are:
* Original - no two shows are ever the same
* Create a comfortable forum to hear and tell personal stories
* Honors the individual voice of the story teller
* Build community in a creative and engaging manner
* Wildly entertaining!
"It's like nothing I've ever seen -part campfire stories, part drama, dance, metaphor, comedy, and improv all mixed in with an exuberant sort of ecstatic informal community therapy!"
- Audience Member
Conductor: Dino Paris
Musician: Kevin Ferguson
Action/Adventure Theatre (View)
1050 SE Clinton St.
Portland, OR 97202
|Minimum Age: 16|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|