This just in from Ina Hahn & Lisa Hahn, Windhover Performing Arts Center in Rockport: Due to the rain we are adding a performance TODAY at 11AM and we will still have the 5:30 performance. We hope to see everyone today!
This site-particular move will be performed at exclusive Valley Pit Quarry, situated at 7 Leverett Street in Lanesville (Gloucester) on Friday, July 26 and Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 5:30p.m. furthermore, is available to general society for nothing out of pocket. Commitments are welcome. Stopping is accessible at the Lanesville Congregational Church at 1120 Washington Street opposite Leverett Street on both days. Stopping is likewise accessible at the Lanesville Community Center at 8 Vulcan Street on Friday, July 26thonly. Road stopping is permitted on Emerald Street, and additionally on one side of Washington Street. The execution will last around 60 minutes.
Valley Pit Quarry has a one of a kind history since its previous proprietor, Sylvester Ahola, a Lanesville local, was a standout amongst the most capable and popular artists of the 1920’s and 30’s, playing lead trumpet with over twelve major groups and making more than 2,000 records. After retirement in 1940’s, he facilitated numerous cruising gatherings at the quarry as a method for praising these man-made marvels.
Today, right around 100 years after the fact, Dušan Týnek goes up against the test by making another move that will think about this extraordinary place and produce another and crisp account. The move will move normally through the earth utilizing point of view and the one of a kind engineering made by the rock edges, overhangs, splits, bluffs and porches. Furthermore, the artists will likewise be in contact with the water, utilizing its sounds as an extra measurement to the move. The whole quarry and its environment will turn into a phase.
The Dušan Týnek Dance Theater is a dynamic, contemporary move organization situated in Brooklyn, NY. As of late named one of the main 5 New York City move organizations of the year by the New York Times, they have visited all through the U.S, Europe and Russia and have as of late finished a progression of effective exhibitions at Baruch College in New York City. In September, they are planned to perform at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in festivity of the organization’s tenth commemoration. ” Terrific… striking… an abnormal state of innovation… Mr. Týnek is an undoubted ability.” NYTimes
Seats will be accommodated the group of onlookers, yet individuals are welcome to bring their own particular seats as well, and individuals are urged to bring their own particular water or potentially soda pops.
Windhover is thankful to Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation for their help and the subsidizing which has made this occasion conceivable. We likewise wish to thank the Rockport and Gloucester Cultural Councils and The Donor Advised Fund of the Boston Foundation for their imperative commitments, and additionally our numerous companions and supporters. We couldn’t have accomplished this without every one of you.