Kanopy’s Dark Tales

February 9-11 and 16-18, 2018 TWO WEEKENDS!

At the Overture Center for the Arts

 

With Guest Artists: Steve Wasson and Corinne Soum, Directors of Theatre de l’Ange Fou; Sandra Kaufmann; former soloist in the Martha Graham Dance Company; and the renowned choreography of modern dance icon Deborah Zall (former soloist in the Martha Graham Dance Company) and Artistic Director of Deborah Zall Dance NYC.

A program of thought provoking dance ….A Visual TreatDance audiences will love this show, and theater audiences will love this show…The artistic range… from classic modern dance to physical theatre will be a fresh and a exciting way for audiences—old and new--- to experience this singular voice in dance and theater…

 

Kanopy is pleased to once again collaborate with renowned corporeal mime company Theatre de l’Ange Fou on two tales from the somber end of the spectrum: “Bluebeard Through The Glass Darkly” and “The Melancholy Of Angels”.

 Explore the French legend of “Bluebeard” the violent nobleman whose wives mysteriously “disappear” and how the curiosity and boldness of his youngest bride helps her to escape that fate.

 

Then witness a modern response to violence against women in Sandra Kaufmann’s “A People’s Cry” and marvel at modern dance icon Deborah Zall’s “La Bonne Dame: Remembering the   George Sand, (the novelist who adopted a male persona to ply her craft more freely  

Schedules

  • Starting Friday, February 9th, 2018, repeats every week on Sunday until Sunday, February 18, 2018 @ 2:30 pm
  • Starting Friday, February 9th, 2018, repeats every week on Saturday until Sunday, February 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
  • Starting Friday, February 9th, 2018, repeats every week on Saturday until Sunday, February 18, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
  • Starting Friday, February 9th, 2018, repeats every week on Friday until Sunday, February 18, 2018 @ 7:30 pm – 9:40 pm

Venue

Overture Center For The Arts

201 State St.
Madison, WI 53703

Contact

Susanne Voeltz