A Message from Sing Sing Prison Museum:
It's Tuesday and you are welcome to attend tonight's Wait Room-related happening-- 6:30 pm the doors open at Bethany Arts Community, 40 Somerstown Road, Ossining for 7 pm highlights of The Wait Room (from a previously filmed live performance) followed by discussion with:
· Flyaway’s choreographer, Jo Kreiter, and members of the Flyaway Productions team
· Emily Joy Weiner, co-Founder and Artistic Director of Houses on the Moon theater company, currently developing a new piece titled SHARED SENTENCES developed directly from stories by and interviews with a wide range of individuals, each with an incarcerated loved one.
· Kambri Crews, comedic storyteller and New York Times best-selling author who often incorporates the reality of her deaf father’s imprisonment into her performance and publicly documents the frustration of securing his medical care.
Here are the rest of the week's great events, too:
Wednesday- Free open rehearsal of The Wait Room in Ossining's Louis Engel Park at the very south end of the park; 5:30pm-6:30 pm (watch out for train commuters, please!)
Thursday- Free documentary about 3 boys affected by having dads in prison--includes a live panel in which 3 adults share stories of this hard situation-- Ossining Public Library, 53 Croton Avenue, Ossining; 6:30-8:30
Friday Food Trucks -Buy dinner down at the waterfront in Louis Engel Park; 5 pm-9 pm
Saturday- Free dance workshop open to all levels -- explore waiting and weighting, the physical states that influenced the creation of The Wait Room--Bethany Arts Community, 40 Somerstown Road, Ossining; 10 am-11:30 am