Visionbox Presents CHEKHOV ON SANTA FE DRIVE Tonight


Visionbox, a professional actors' studio and intermedia Production Company in Denver, will present Chekhov on Santa Fe Drive, scenes from the plays of Anton Chekhov, tonight, June 30th, 2013 at 7:00pm. This free Visionbox event will feature Visionbox Ensemble Members and Visionbox Actors. Join Visionbox at their location in the heart of the Art District on Santa Fe, 910 ARTS, in the Skylite Station courtyard and gallery.

Anton Chekhov is widely regarded as Russia's foremost playwright and short story writer. His characters are some of the most subtle and complex ever written, and his works delve into the nuance, depth and subtext of everyday living. Chekhov on Santa Fe Drive represents the culmination of a month-long acting intensive exploring realism in drama. The evening will include scenes from Chekhov's most famous and celebrated works: The Cherry Orchard, Ivanov, The Seagull, Uncle Vanya,and Three Sisters.

Visionbox is a professional actors' studio in Denver, whose mission is to develop the work of visionary artists through professional training and public performance. By raising the overall level of technique and excellence in Denver actor artists, Visionbox is contributing to a growing world-class arts culture in Colorado. Visionbox is also developing new intermedia low-friction performance work. Intermedia refers to the use of film and video as an integral part of the performances; low-friction refers to a style of performance that focuses on the essential relationship between the actor, text, and audience. Visionbox projects are engaging Denver audiences in a dialogue about the "essential moral and social preoccupations of our time" - Harold Clurman.

Jennifer McCray Rincón, founder and Executive Artistic Director of Visionbox, is a graduate of Yale University and the Yale School of Drama, and was the Head of Acting at The National Theatre Conservatory at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts from 1991-2008. Visionbox is a project of the Colorado Nonprofit Development Center, and is currently in residence in Studio 11, 910Arts, at 910 Santa Fe in the heart of the Art District on Santa Fe. The next summer intensive will begin July 8th, with Shakespeare.

Visionbox presents Chekhov on Santa Fe Drive, scenes from the plays of Anton Chekhov on Sunday, June 30th at 7:00pm, doors open at 6:30, talk back after at the Skylite Station, 910ARTS Courtyard, 910 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, CO. Tickets: FREE, RSVP to Information: /

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