IN PERSON EVENT at The Chocolate Factory Theater, 38-33 24th Street, LIC. Proof of vaccination is required.
PURO TEATRO: A Spell For Utopia furthers luciana achugar’s mission of making work as a practice of constructing a new theater – a utopian theater – as a practice of growing a collective utopian uncivilized body with the audience. It asks our bodies directly, intimately and collectively: what do we need now, and what can carry us through and give us hope? PURO TEATRO: A Spell For Utopia considers the possibility of the theater inherent in the intimacy of our own experience within the spaces of our bodies, our homes and our communities. A theater without theater. An embodying spell. An intimate incantation for our dystopian reality.
Conceived and Directed by luciana achugar. Created and Performed by luciana achugar, Molly Lieber, Antonio Ramos and Sarah White-Ayón.
This project is supported in part through the generous support of the National Endowment for the Arts, Con Edison’s Arts Al Fresco series, and the Harkness Foundation for Dance:
NYU Skirball’s programs are made possible with support from the New York State Council on the Arts, Howard Gilman Foundation, Collins Building Services, DuBose & Dorothy Heyward Memorial Fund, New England Foundation for the Arts, Mertz Gilmore Foundation, and Marta Heflin Foundation, as well as our valued donors through memberships and commissioning fund support.