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Weis Center Streams: This is Me: Letters from the Front Lines created by Diavolo (Virtual Contemp. Dance Film)
February 24, 2021 @ 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until March 2, 2021
FREE but registration is required by calling 570-577-1000 or online at Bucknell.edu/BoxOffice
This is Me: Letters From the Front Lines created by DIAVOLO (Contemporary Dance Film) will be offered from February 24-March 2. There will be a pre-performance panel discussion with Artistic Director, Jacques Heim and community members.
The 35 minute performance is dedicated to the heroism of frontline workers.
DIAVOLO is a creative movement production company that pushes the envelope of innovation by creating unique live & cinematic experiences.
This is Me: Letters From the Front Lines is a dance film exploring how the current climate of isolation has encouraged us to look within ourselves. We follow the paths of military veterans and first responders as they share what it means to be a true warrior – to be on the front lines – and fight the invisible enemy that all humanity is currently battling. At a time when most have been asked to halt and withdraw, others, like soldiers, are charging forward. The performance captures the resilience, determination and hope of the human spirit.
It is dedicated to all the veterans for their service, commitment and sacrifice and to all of our COVID-19 first responders for their dedication, selflessness, and resilience.