Posts Tagged: 2012 Live Arts Festival

Preview: Back to Back Theatre’s “Food Court”

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One of my favorite shows from the 2009 Live Arts and Philly Fringe Festivals was small metal objects, a quite brilliant piece about friendship on the margins of society. This fall, Back to Back Theatre returns to Philadelphia with FOOD COURT, an innovative examination of power, bullying, and questions of victimization and victimhood. The preview… Read more »

Slightly Less Mysterious: Headlong’s 2012 Live Arts Show

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At the 2012 Live Arts Festival, Headlong Dance Theater is taking it way indoors with This Town is a Mystery. Motivated by the fight against urban anonymity, this performance takes place in four different Philadelphia households, performed by the families that live therein. To get us started down this path, the show’s blog introduces us… Read more »

Google Banging

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One of the tricks of the lazy blogger is to set up Google news alerts for anything you’re working on. So we get flooded with news stories, videos, and such about 2012 Live Arts Festival and Philly Fringe. Turns out that the “Charlotte Ford” news alert brings up, shall we say, news not specific to… Read more »

My Name is Nick, and I Live in the Internet

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Today, start your morning with an overview of New Paradise Laboratories‘s online performance/venue FRAME, which has taken over the NPL website: This fall, NPL returns to the Live Arts Festival with 27, an age I’ve long since lived past, and thus became a cultural nobody. That’s OK though; maybe I can move into the Internet,… Read more »

Meet the Cast of “Private Places”

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Jumatatu Poe’s idiosynCrazy productions‘ One Year Vlog Project has been documenting the company’s work during 2012. Watch the two latest episodes to meet the cast of the 2012 Live Arts Festival production, Private Places: Private Places runs September 15, 16, 18, 19, and 20 at the Live Arts Studio. 919 North 5th Street, Northern Liberties…. Read more »