Thu, Jun 23|
MFA St. Pete
At Water's Edge / Al filo del agua (Thursday)
A bilingual theatre / dance work exploring shifting borders / edges / filos, the natural and political forces that shape them, and the women who resist. Featuring Celeste Miller, Dora Arreola, and Miroslava Wilson, with live music. Join us June 23 & 26 in the MFA St. Pete Sculpture Garden!
Time & Location
Jun 23, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
MFA St. Pete, 255 Beach Dr NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
About the Event
At Water's Edge | Al filo del agua
Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg
June 23, 2022 - 7:00 PM
June 26, 2022 - 3:00 PM
Co-commissioned by Art2Action, Grinnell College, and the National Performance Network (NPN), nationally acclaimed choreographer Celeste Miller collaborates with Dora Arreola, Artistic Director of Mujeres en Ritual Danza-Teatro, to create a new physical theatre/dance work with text, performed with Miroslava Wilson, Artistic Director of Pendulo Cero Danza Contemporanea. Developed through a cross-border, multi-site process in the collaborating artists' locations -- Tampa, Atlanta, Grinnell in the U.S., and Baja California, Mexico, At Water's Edge / Al filo del agua
This work will premiere in Tampa, Florida, June 24-26 as an outdoor, site-specific, interactive performance in June, before touring to Spain and Mexico in Fall 2022.
WOMEN AT WATER'S EDGE / MUJERES AL FILO DEL AGUA is a National Performance Network (NPN) Creation Fund Project co-commissioned by Art2Action, Grinnell College, and NPN. For more information, visit www.npnweb.org. Additional support provided by the Ford Foundation.