2016/17 SEASON THEME: CONCRETE DREAMING
Mix with water. Pour and level. Wait. Time to set. Time to cure. Sturdy, basic, humble. We change the ground we walk on. CONCRETE DREAMING is the art of imagining from the ground up. What does it take to make dreams solid? Whose dreams get built? Ragged Wing Ensemble looks to the ground for inspiration, examining the foundation of things and the deep necessity for dreams.
CONCRETE DREAMING: A Gallery Show
Ragged Wing’s visual artists tackle the theme of Concrete Dreaming from multiple perspectives.
The Winter’s Tale
Oct 21-Nov 12, 2016
an improbable love story
“The cast is wonderful”
“Kudos to Ragged Wing for leaving me with more intriguing questions than pat answers”
A mismatched band of survivors seek to revive hope as they conjure Shakespeare’s improbable love story, The Winter’s Tale. A fractured kingdom, a leader isolated by guilt and a bond broken and mended; Ragged Wing Ensemble’s muscular adaptation explores questions of jealousy, honor, magic and redemption.
Directed by Keith Davis
Adapted by Bill Peters
Featuring: Rachel Brown, Shane Fahy, Akaina Ghosh, Benoit Monin, *David O. Stein, Ryan Takemiya, Margherita Ventura
Creative team: Keith Davis, Ella Cooley, Jalua Dell, Tim Dick, Akaina Ghosh, Derek Moore, Bill Peters, Amy Sass, Helen Slomowitz, Alawna Sullivan
Photos: Serena Morelli
* Member Actor’s Equity Association. The Winter’s Tale is an Equity-approved production.
An Evening of Physical Comedy: CLOWN MAMA and RICH AND FAMOUS
Nov 17-20, 2016
What is it like to give birth to a clown? An exploration of mothers, daughters, and the trials and tribulations of raising a performing artist.
Directed by Windy Wynazz
Featuring Christina Shonkwiler, Sango Tajima, Puja Tolton, Emmy Pierce
Rich and Famous
A showgirl and her soul-searching, yearnings, and secret demons. Award-winning and simply shocking, comedienne Windy Wynazz — renowned for her special blend of camp, seduction & insanity — brings you an extraordinary new comedy cabaret of wigs, lipstick, puppets and the harsh reality of making dreams come true.