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The History of Empires at Ellyn Bye Studio, Portland Center Stage at The Armory

Dates: (5/16/2024 - 5/19/2024 )

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Ellyn Bye Studio, Portland Center Stage at The Armory

Boom Arts

128 NW 11th Avenue, Portland, OR 97209
Portland,OR 97209

Phone: (971) 303-8977

Tickets: $20 to $50

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This exuberant dance theater work by acclaimed NY theater company Witness Relocation investigates the rise and fall of empires – historical, contemporary, urban, political, and even in our personal domains.

Performed and co-choreographed by Marcus McGregor, marking his return to performance after a 15-year hiatus, following a distinguished career as a dancer with Dance Theater of Harlem and Feld Ballet. Other collaborators include Dan Safer, Daniel Pettrow (THE WOOSTER GROUP), text by the Chuck Mee (BIG LOVE), with voiceovers by Kevin Mambo (FELA), Angela Winkler (THE TIN DRUM). Music by Christian Frederickson (RACHEL’S, PALISSIMO) and projections by filmmaker Tom Kalin (SWOON, SAVAGE GRACE).

Photo credit: Steven Pisano


Ages: Age 14 and up.

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Ellyn Bye Studio, Portland Center Stage at The Armory is at 128 NW 11th Avenue, Portland, OR 97209, Portland, OR.

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