La Folía follows a young ballet dancer who refuses to relinquish her passion for dance just because she's told her body is the wrong shape. The twenty-four stories embody the joy, absurdity, sorrow, fury, and ecstasy she must confront within herself.
Lucky Plush Productions is a Chicago based dance-theatre ensemble recognized for its layered choreography, moving content, surprising humor, and socially relevant storytelling.
Written by: Catherine Trieschmann
Directed by: Mark Clements
“Trieschmann…has the courage to ask tougher questions.”— Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
“Trieschmann’s writing is taut and laced with irony….a big accomplished writer’s voice.”— The New York Times
James Valcq is the co-artistic director of Third Avenue Playhouse. The Spitfire Grill which he composed and adapted with Fred Alley from the movie, has played in more than 600 productions all over the world. He has adapted and created uniquely constructed operettas, musicals, and plays such as Maid to Marry, Madame Sherry, and (through June 4, 2017 at TAP) The Velvet Gentleman.
Founding artistic director Julia Rhoads and other members of the dance-theatre collaborative will discuss their development process for new dance-theater pieces.
Explore original music development with Doc Heide and Molly Rhode of Northern Sky Theatre. Doc Heide is a co-founder, artistic advisor, playwright, and performer with Northern Sky and manages the development process for new works. The two will discuss Northern Sky's new musical development process.
Angela collaborated as a mosaic artist with renowned regional artist, Dave Riemer, on the kinetic sculptures displayed outside of Bjorklunden as part of the Door Kinetic Arts Festival. The flowering gardens of Angela Lensch Gallery now feature over a dozen different styles and sizes of Dave’s amazing kinetic sculptures. From polished copper to green patina and “Tornados” to “Starflares”
Joe Foust has been a company member with Peninsula Players for more than 15 seasons as an actor, director, playwright, and fight choreographer. His credits include Goodman and Steppenwolf Theatres, and "Parks and Recreation." He is certified in several fight classifications.
A night of diverse short films created by Wisconsin directors!
Join us for a screening of the documentary The New Orleans Sazerac!
Dive into the playwriting process with featured DKAF playwrights and play development professionals.