Pointless Theatre's RITE OF SPRING at Dance Loft on 14
April 27 - May 27
Pointless Theatre presents a new adaptation of Igor Stravinsky’s ballet, featuring an all-female cast. In a world of environmental ruin, only the Women have survived. What are they willing to sacrifice to bring back Spring?
ABOUT: RITE OF SPRING imagines a future wrought by ecological collapse and human desperation, told vividly through dance, puppetry, mask, and Stravinsky’s iconic score. RITE OF SPRING marks the company’s first wordless production since 2014’s DOCTOR CALIGARI, and the second show in their new home at Dance Loft on 14. It features an original story by Co-Artistic Directors Matt Reckeweg and Patti Kalil, and is directed by Reckeweg.
STORY: The Earth is scorched and barren, but the elder Sage has visions of Spring returning. This brings the Women hope for their ever-dying lands. But they are the last of their kind, and this prophecy comes at a cost - one of them must be slaughtered. Who will be the Chosen One? What are they willing to sacrifice? Is it too late to reverse the damage that has been done?
CW: Contains images of death and violence.
Pay-What-You-Can Preview: April 27
$18 Previews: April 28 - 29
Opening Night: May 4
Performances: May 5 - May 27
Thursdays - Fridays, 8PM
Saturdays, 3PM + 8PM
WHERE: Dance Loft on 14 (4618 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20011)
TICKETS: To purchase tickets and for more info: PointlessTheatre.com
Tickets start at $18 for students, seniors, military personnel, teachers, and those on unemployment. $30 for general admission. Get unlimited access to $15 tickets all season by joining Team Pointless.
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