"Summer Blue" is a soulful multidisciplinary composition of Aerial, Acrobatics, Dance, Mask work, Live Music and Theater rooted in Blues Music and Jazz.
It explores the soul using contemporary and classical art forms, using movement, text (from Shakespeare to Tupac) and music, expressed and experienced through the layers of Blues and the sounds it has spawned to resonate, challenge, and feed the viewer on a deeper level.
16 world-class performers, artists aerialists, dancers and drummers interpret the heart and soul of blues music, addressing deep issues with dark humor, skillful execution, and intelligent acts that will stay with the audience for the rest of their lives.
Conceptualized, directed and designed by Akil Davis. Choreographed by The LoudSol collective. Produced by Urban Circus NYC.
Dana Abrassart, Alexandra Peter, Flora Wildes, Del Montgomery, Crystin Gilmore, Equiano Mosieri ,Sophia Lavonne,Joshua Oates, Melissa Lavoie,Elliott Larue, Sara Zepezauer,Compton Timberwolf,Aine Fujioka,Elana "Meta" Jaroff, Seanna Sharpe and Akil Davis.
WHEN Sunday Aug 17 - 2:00 pm Monday Aug 18 - 9:00 pm Tuesday Aug 19 - 9:00 pm Thursday August 21 - 9:00 pm Saturday August 23 - 8:00 pm
WHERE Theatre for the New City 155 1st ave (between 8th and 9th st) L to 1st ave, NYC
TICKETS $20 - Special DREAMUP Festival rate
Theatre for the New City (View)
155 1st Ave, New York
New York, NY 11221