Created by director Joel Egger + the Ensemble
A devised, collaborative, ensemble driven movement piece utilizing contemporary music, our collective consciousness, and personal experiences of the last few months of 2020 funneled through the vision of director Joel Egger… (dis)connection experiments with trying to allow the recent and current trauma of our collective isolation through gathering safely to witness ourselves… masks and all. The production was filmed on Bastian Plaza outside the Whitcomb Lee Conservatory at the beginning of October. The videos have been edited together so that we could share it with the community asynchronously.
Stay Safe. Stay Sane. Make Beauty Anyway.
November 12-13, 2020
7:30 p.m. curtain
Live Streamed (By Invitation Only)
WWZ: A Survivor's Tale of the Great Zombie Pandemic
Adaption by Robin McKercher
We survived the zombie apocalypse, but how many of us are still haunted by that terrible time? We have defeated the living dead, but at what cost? This performative experience tells of those years through the haunting and riveting voices of the men and women who witnessed the horror firsthand. WWZ is the only record of the pandemic. This is an accounting of the ineradicable spirit of resistance that gripped human society through the plague years. We persevered
Tickets to the live streamed performances are by invitation only, and they must be reserved in advance.