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Rehearsing Philadelphia: Solo - Philadelphia School District
Start Date: 4/1/2022Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Date: 4/1/2022End Time: 12:30 PM
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Rehearsing Philadelphia: Solo - Philadelphia School District

440 N Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19130

Ticket Info
Due to the limited number of audience, registration is necessary for this module. Please only register if you are able to attend. Admission is free.

With Solo Performances by:
Fred Schmidt-Arenales with Frank Machos

Masks and photo ID required for entry. Please arrive 10 minutes early to complete security and metal detector screening.

Masks and proof of vaccination required at box office. Performance involves walking and may involve navigating stairs. It begins promptly as scheduled and lasts approximately 15 minutes. No late entry. Please email us if you require accommodations:

This module, SOLO, has previously been realized by Ari Benjamin Meyers in Hong Kong and Moscow. The Philadelphia version, created in the midst of the COVID 19 pandemic explores the individual's sense of isolation and powerlessness in the face of various underlying power structures in our society that visibly or invisibly determine our daily lives. Five locations in Philadelphia were selected, each representing a place of decision making, for which five international artists were asked to create a solo work to be performed by one of the location’s employees, responding to urgent questions of accessibility to knowledge, health, security, justice and power. The solos are performed by the employee during their regular working hours on site., The work is conceived as an intimate experience; only a small number of audience members at a time can get a glimpse of these otherwise unseen areas.
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Phone: 267-592-8651
Rehearsing Philadelphia
Philadelphia School District
440 N Broad Street
Phila PA 19130
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