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‘Après moi, l’obscurité’ (After me, the darkness)
January 26 @ 8:00 pm - January 27 @ 10:00 pm$15 - $18
‘Après moi, l’obscurité’ (After me, the darkness) is a dance by Paige Phillips in collaboration with a cast of three female performers. The work examines a myriad of social and political injustices that women have been forced to endure. By collaging together aesthetic and contextual references from the Renaissance, mid-century, and today’s pop-culture, the content lays witness to the longevity of such indignities. A wild ride of vignettes feature sexually anthropomorphized horses, Francisco Goya’s depictions of witchcraft, and contrived frivolity, amounting to a bold rejection for nostalgic ideals of purity and femininity.
**For mature audiences only
DATES & TIMES
Friday, January 26, 2018 at 8:00 pm
Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 7:00 pm
Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 9:00 pm
Mascher Space Cooperative, 2nd Floor
155 Cecil B. Moore Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19122
$15 in advance, $18 at door
LIMITED SEATING, advanced purchase suggested.
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Choreography: Paige Phillips
In collaboration with the dancers: Celine McBride, Margot Electra Steinberg, Mary-Carmen Webb
Sound: Liam O’Connor in collaboration with Eamon O’Connor and Ell Davis
Materials: Evan Dawson
To view past work by Paige Phillips: www.movepaige.com
Photo credit: Stephen Takacs