Life in Occupied Palestine: Personal Accounts
April 13, 2016 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Justice for Palestine, a project of the Syracuse Peace Council, will host a speaker and live performance at ArtRage. Human rights lawyer, Ahmed Hmeedat will speak and the Building Company Theater will perform Walls – Transition Position; a physical theater work exploring the stress fractures that result from holding an unsustainable position, or from forcing a rapid transition. Based on the observations of a young woman during her visit to the West Bank in June, 2013.
The Building Company is a theater company based in Syracuse, New York. It was founded in Syracuse in 2012 by Stephen Cross and Corinne Tyo. The Building Company is dually mandated to create original works of theater; and to act as a catalyst for social and educational reform. The company creates new and unconventional theatre pieces that provoke alternative ways of thinking about social constructions.
Free to the Public