When

Friday, October 13, 2017 - 7:30pm
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 7:30pm
Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 7:30pm

Tickets & Registration

ADVANCE
$35 General Admission
$25 CAC Members
 
DAY OF SHOW
$40 General Admission
$30 CAC Members

SEASON COMBO
$100 Pick Three
$120 Pick Four
​Season Combo pricing is only available at the CAC Box Office: (504) 528.3800

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This performance is funded in part by a grant from South Arts in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and the Louisiana State Arts Council.
Funded in part by the New England Foundation for the Arts' National Theater Project, with lead funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Trisha Brown (1936–2017) was one of the most acclaimed and influential choreographers and dancers of our time; her groundbreaking work forever changed the landscape of art.

A student of Anna Halprin, Brown participated in the choreographic composition workshops taught by Robert Dunn—from which Judson Dance Theater was born—greatly contributing to the fervor of inter-disciplinary creativity that defined 1960s New York. Expanding the physical behaviors that qualified as dance, she discovered the extraordinary in the everyday, and brought tasks, games, natural movement and improvisation into the making of choreography. Brown has described herself as “a bricklayer with a sense of humor.”
Today the Trisha Brown Dance Company continues to perpetuate Brown’s legacy through its Trisha Brown: In Plain Site initiative. The Company draws on Brown’s model for reinvigorating her choreography, re-siting works in relation to new contexts that include outdoor sites and museum settings, as well as theaters. 
At the CAC, the company will animate the entire building, from the galleries, through the Freeport Theater and into the warehouses with works spanning several decades from the 1960s to the 2000s.

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