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    ADA/AVA, Manual Cinema

    Miller Center for the Arts

    • Saturday November 4th 2017, 7:30pm to 9:15pm
    Set in a landscape of the New England Gothic, Ada/Ava uses a story of the fantastic and supernatural to explore mourning and melancholoy, self and other.

    Manual Cinema is a performance collective, design studio, and film/video production company founded in 2010 by Drew Dir, Sarah Fornace, Ben Kauffman, Julia Miller, and Kyle Vegler. Manual Cinema combines handmade shadow puppetry, cinematic techniques, and innovative sound and music to create immersive visual stories for stage and screen. Using vintage overhead projectors, multiple screens, puppets, actors, live feed cameras, multi-channel sound design, and a live music ensemble, Manual Cinema transforms the experience of attending the cinema and imbues it with aliveness, ingenuity, and theatricality.

    AUDIENCE ENRICHMENT ACTIVITY: Post-show talk-back from the stage with the cast of Ada/Ava.
    The Miller Center offers wheelchair seating, transfer seats with removable arms, and hearing assistance devices. Please advise the Miller Center staff prior to purchasing tickets if there are special needs in your group.
    $15 - $32
    Miller Center Box Office

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