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Saber, MN

Saber, MN

Part of Coming Home to Wild: New Works on Extinction and Resilience The township of Saber, MN hasn’t made news since one of its farmers discovered a saber tooth skull in 1883. Yet, when the City Council considers reopening an abandoned quarry, the woods surrounding […]

Queen B: a new work of honeybee futurism

Queen B: a new work of honeybee futurism

ALONE WE SURVIVE  <<>>  BUT TOGETHER WE THRIVE The year is 2121. Honeybees are now extinct. Now the only hives are the ones that humans have built for themselves. It’s not the next revolution – it’s the one after. 102 years into the future, cities […]

Modern Anxiety Goes to the Beach

Modern Anxiety Goes to the Beach

Modern Anxiety Goes to the Beach is new performance work that uses the tragicomic world of clown to explore how our own inner chaos mirrors the greater climate chaos. Modern Anxiety is a genderqueer antihero who is just trying to have a relaxing afternoon at the […]

Lost Lake

Lost Lake

Lost Lake is a freshwater fable told through the poetry of mask performance. After many years away, a Traveller returns home to Lost Lake, only to discover that the lake itself has vanished. As the Traveller searches for the truth behind this transformed landscape, they risk […]

La maison de la lumière

La maison de la lumière

This two-person puppet shanty explores our dependance to oil through the romantic lens of whaling lore. In this mythic world, lighthouses are really fishermen’s wives and the whales are made out of plastic garbage. Collaborators: Jeanne D-L, Sean Kropveld Performed at: Mache-Puppet II, Cafe Touski […]

you are (t)here

you are (t)here

“If you want to go There, you will have trouble finding it on a map The There-ians occupy space and time in very different ways they take “There time” “There time” is time spent walking slowly or sitting quietly in the kitchen or writing a […]

Les Objets Perdus

Les Objets Perdus

a performance in absentia

GORGE: Heaven/Hell

GORGE: Heaven/Hell

a ‘feminist food porn’ film

Circus of Small Wonders

Circus of Small Wonders

celebrating the littleBIGNESS of everyday life

Wheel Sexy Cabaret

Wheel Sexy Cabaret

Wheel Sexy Cabaret is a a community-powered cabaret that celebrates the bicycling body. Inspired by the diverse and vibrant bicycling community in the Twin Cities, Wheel Sexy Cabaret features performers of many gender expressions, “frame types” (body and bicycle) and levels of cycling experience. Using burlesque, comedy, puppetry, live […]