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Leap of Faith

August 8, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm

- $10 – $20
Saturday, August 8, 7:30-9:15pm

Theme: Leap of Faith
Have you ever let go of what seemed prudent or reasonable and taken
risks into the unknown?   How did it work out?  Any potential leaps of
faith calling to you now?

The Arlington Center yoga studios
369 Mass. Ave. Arlington, 02474
Tickets at the door: $15 general / $10 student, senior, low-income/ $20 arts supporter.
The space is wheelchair accessible.

Details

Date:
August 8, 2015
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Cost:
$10 – $20

Venue

The Arlington Center (yoga studios)
369 Mass. Ave.
Arlington, MA 02474 United States
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Details

Date:
August 8, 2015
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Cost:
$10 – $20

Venue

The Arlington Center (yoga studios)
369 Mass. Ave.
Arlington, MA 02474 United States
+ Google Map
View Venue Website

What happens in a True Story Theater performance?  Our events bring together the delight of improvisation with the riveting vulnerability of people sharing their personal truth.

The show’s emcee (called “the conductor”) facilitates brief, spontaneous conversations with volunteers from the audience who share their own feelings and experiences related to the show’s theme.  After each conversation, the actors and musician immediately embody the key feelings and actions they heard, using movement, music, dialogue, and superb listening. All of it is improvised on the spot. During the course of a 75 minute show, True Story enacts about 6-8 stories.

From this simple interaction, audience members laugh, cry, get insights about their lives, and feel an expanded sense of community. You can share a moment from your life and see it performed, or just come to watch.

What are True Story Theater’s classes like?  We will teach you the basic of Playback Theatre, which can hone your listening skills for everyday life.  All are welcome.  Classes are supportive, informal, intimate, and fun, an enriching experience for both newcomers and experienced actors.