A People’s History of Performance Art

(Production) Produced by Williams College Theatre @ ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance

1000 Main Street, Williamstown, MA, USA

October 21, 2017

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David Levine (Writer and Director) & Marsha Ginsberg (Designs and Installations )

What’s the difference between theatre and performance art? When do objects “act” better than actors? Why is Kendall Jenner imitating Yoko Ono? Join us for a new collaboration between the Theatre Department and Williams College Museum of Art that aims to investigate the history (and histrionics) of performance art. Accompanied by the gallery exhibition Active Ingredients: Prompts, Props, Performance—featuring art objects that “perform”—A People’s History of Performance Art conjures a series of...

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