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Stories of food

July 12, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm

- $10 – $20

Ah, food! Simultaneously one of life’s greatest joys and one of life’s greatest challenges. Whether we’re trying to eat less or more, buy different foods for the health of our bodies or the health of the world, celebrate the artistry of cooking, or support loved ones in the thick of food issues, the pleasures and struggles of food permeates our days. Let’s celebrate and commiserate tonight through the sharing of stories.

We appreciate support from the b.good family foundation for this show and others in our series of performances in partnership with the Food Recovery Project.

Details

Date:
July 12, 2014
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Cost:
$10 – $20

Venue

Arlington Center Yoga Studio
369 Mass Ave
Arlington, United States
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Phone:
781-316-0282
Website:
http://www.arlingtoncenter.org/

Details

Date:
July 12, 2014
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Cost:
$10 – $20

Venue

Arlington Center Yoga Studio
369 Mass Ave
Arlington, United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
781-316-0282
Website:
http://www.arlingtoncenter.org/

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.