The Radical Joy Project: Freeing the Creative Spirit
A Department of Theater Remote Performance Project
April 8 & 9 at 8 pm ET
A Hop@Home YouTube Premiere
A unique exploration of how music, theater and movement can be tools for radicalizing the imagination and freeing the creative spirit within. A three-part remote performance project and collaborative collage that confronts our past, breathes into our present moment, and envisions a future that is inherently liberatory.
JARVIS GREEN co-director
REBECCA MARTÍNEZ co-director
CAROL DUNNE co-director
KEVIN SMITH music director
DAN KOTLOWITZ production design collaborator
LAURIE CHURBA production design collaborator
MICHAEL GANIO production design collaborator
The Radical Joy Project will be streamed as a three-part performance via the Hopkins Center YouTube Channel; each part will feature a series of unique performances created by company members around a specific theme.
Part One: The Past Thursday April 8
Part Two & Three: The Present/The Future Friday April 9
Performances will take place at 8:00 pm ET each evening; each chapter will remain available on YouTube following its premiere. There will be a post-show discussion with the cast and company via Zoom following the Friday evening performance.
For more information and to read more about the production, visit the Department of Theater website HERE. Supported in part by the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning and the Hopkins Center for the Arts.