DATES / FECHAS:
July / Julio 14-16, 21-23, 2017 

Now Extended for a Third Weekend!/¡Ahora extendido por un tercer semana!
July / Julio 28-30, 2017

 

Hours:  6pm to 11pm
Performances:  7:30pm & 9:30pm
Location:  Franklin Street Station in Downtown Reading (Franklin and 7th Streets, Reading PA 19602)

Horas: 6pm a 11pm
Espectaculos: 7:30pm & 9:30pm
Sitio: Franklin Street Station en el centro de Reading (Esquina de Franklin and 7th, Reading, PA 19602) 

 

Waiting List Established/Lista De Aspera Establecida!
Info/Información – Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/NextStopReading/

Tickets are required, but they are free!
Entradas son requeridos, pero son gratis.

 

This Is Reading, a dynamic site-specific multimedia installation blending live performance and visual media, will occupy the historic Franklin Street Railroad Station in Downtown Reading, re-animating the long vacant building.  Using as it’s foundation the challenges, and triumphs of people living in and around Reading, Pa., This is Reading will weave their individual stories into one cohesive and celebratory compelling tale of the city.The project is inspired by the relationship Pulitzer-prize winning playwright Lynn Nottage forged with the people of Reading while researching her critically-acclaimed Broadway-bound play SWEAT, directed by Kate Whoriskey.

This Is Reading, una multimedia instalación dinámica y específico de Reading mezclando espectáculos en vivo y media visual, ocupará la estación histórica de tren en Franklin Street en el centro de Reading, reanimando la edificio vacantes durante mucho tiempo. Utilizando como base los desafios y triunfos de las personas que viven en Reading, Pennsylvania y sus alrededores, This Is Reading tejiste sus historias individua en un cuento cohesiva, festiva y irresistible. El proyecto se inspira en la relación dramaturgo ganador del premio Pulitzer Lynn Nottage forjada con la gente de Reading mientras investigando para su obra Destacado críticamente de Broadway, dirigido por Kate Whoriskey.

This Is Reading will be created by an award-winning team of artists, including Lynn Nottage, filmmaker Tony Gerber, director Kate Whoriskey,  choreographer Rennie Harris, projection designer Jeff Sugg, set designer Deb O,  DJ Eli Evnen, Sound Designer Nick Kourtides, Lighting Designer Amith Chandrashaker, producers Jane Saks, Blake Ashman-Kipervaser, Santo D. Marabella  and Allison Bressi.

Partners Labyrinth Theater Company, Project &, Market Road Films, Goggleworks, ReadingFilm/Pennsylvania’s Americana Region, The Sketchbook Project, The Offices of the Mayor and Managing Director, City of Reading, South Central Transit Authority, Commissioners Office, County of Berks, Reading Company Technical & Historical Society, The Civilians, Reading Parking Authority and The Downtown Improvement District.

Creative Team: Lynn Nottage, Writer/Conceiver; Tony Gerber, Filmaker/Co-Conceiver; Kate Whoriskey, Director/Co-Conceiver;  Rennie Harris, Choreographer; Eli Evnen, Composer; Deb O, Environment Designer; Jennifer Moeller, Costume Designer; Amith Chandrashaker, Lighting Designer; Nick Kourtides, Sound Designer; Jeff Sugg, Projections Designer; Katie Merz, Mural Artist; Ty Inwood, Mural Artist.

Main Stage Performers: Vanessa Aspillaga, Actor; Russell G. Jones, Actor; Michael Puzzo, Actor; Kashaka, DJ; Kat Cruz, Dancer; Joshua Culbreathe, Dancer; Theresa Gonzalez, Dancer; Liyanah Mann, Dancer; Ashanique Monlyn, Dancer; Christopher Roche, Dancer/Physical Storyteller; Stephanie Seda, Dancer; Caliph Shabazz, Dancer; Samantha Shepherd, Dancer/Assistant Choreographer; Jaymes Williams, Dancer;

This Is Reading será creado por un equipo galardonado, incluyendo Lynn Nottage, cineaste Tony Gerber, director Kate Whoriskey, coreógrafo Rennie Harris, diseñador de proyecciones Jeff Sugg, diseñador de escena Deb O, DJ Eli Evnen, diseñador de sonido Nick Kourtides, diseñador de iluminación Amith Chandrashaker; productores Jane Saks, Blake Ashman-Kipervaser, Santo D. Marabella y Allison Bressi.

Asociados: Partners Labyrinth Theater Company, Project &, Market Road Films, GoggleWorks, ReadingFilm/Pennsylvania’s Americana Region, The Sketchbook Project, The Offices of the Mayor and Managing Director, City of Reading, South Central Transit Authority, Commissioners Office, City of Reading, Reading Company Technical & Historical Society, The Civilians, Reading Parking Authority y and Downtown Improvement District.

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