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Take Root Presents: Kaley Pruitt Dance & Laura Neese / Dance Projects

  • Dates: May 31, 2024
  • Location: Green Space
  • Address: 3724 24th St Fl 2 Suit 212, Long Island City, NY 11101-3529
  • Phone: 9176070862
  • Time: 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Price: 20-25
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May 31st & June 1st at 8pm Advance sale tickets: $20 online Tickets purchased at door: $25 cash or card About the Works: Kaley Pruitt Dance As I absorbed the shock of Russia invading Ukraine in 2022, I began to see Russians as many stories of self-preservation and denial, trust and distrust, love and loyalty, propaganda and truth, and levels of fighting back inside a system of control. I was drawn to the lived reality of existing inside pervasive propaganda and the acts of subversive protest. It was especially important to me to highlight the stories of protest during this time of global upheaval. The title, нет войне means “no to war” in Russian. This work is an anti-war statement in support of Ukraine, and it’s also a work to help us reflect on our own culture, media consumption, and right to protest. Laura Neese / Dance Projects In eukrasia (working title) Neese draws from her studies of the body in movement and on the dissection table to engage body as subject and matter, exploring its inner workings, function, expression, and the water and fibrous animal stuff that make us all.

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