JULY 27 - AUGUST 16, 2018
A figure in the wall paper. A floating door. A bowl of eels. Wings.
These and other images have been left behind in the haunting, black and white photography of Francesca Woodman, a prolific prodigy who died by suicide in 1981 at the age of 22.
Decades later, her work, her life, and her death captured the imagination of playwright George Brant, author of DARK ROOM.
In the play, eleven scenes unfold, each inspired by a different photograph from Woodman's canon. A single, silent protagonist -- a simple girl in a polka dot dress -- navigates the journey.
Under the direction of Olivia D'Ambrosio, this world premiere production will feature an epic cast of 22 women, and original movement devised by Doppelgänger Dance Collective.
At once humorous, dark, eerie, and poetic, DARK ROOM will play this summer in our stunning, historic theater. Please join us for this unforgettable theatrical event. Visit bridgerep.org for more information.
Salsa in the Park
AUGUST 21-23, 2018
In collaboration with MetaMovements and Summer in the City, the Multicultural Arts Center will produce three nights of amazing Salsa music and dance in the stunning Centanni Park right next to the Multicultural Arts Center!
Join us on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, August 21, 22, and 23.
Each evening will feature:
6:00pm - 6:30pm - Salsa Dance Class
6:30pm - 8:00pm - Get social and dance!!
This series is free and open to the public, so spread the word, bring your friends, and come on down.
Across from the Theater
Paintings by Annie Fowler
July 6, 2018 - September 7, 2018
Gallery Reception: Friday, July 13, 2018 from 6-8pm
TAXIS DERMA is a collection of paintings created by Annie Fowler inspired by Magic Realism – a creative genre made prominent through Latin American literature. In her efforts to express the sensation of recurring memories, and what it’s like to deal with a multiplicity of traumatic experiences, she creates surrealist and magical realist landscapes and portraits; morphing and transforming from one figure into the next, in a constant state of organic growth combating deconstruction.
The Greek origin words for ‘taxidermy’ roughly translate to ‘arrangement of skin’ in the act of preserving in order to maintain the appearance of life.
Click HERE to view our Gallery Page and see more information about the artist.
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Multicultural Arts Center
41 Second Street
East Cambridge, MA 02141
We are handicap accessible.
We support diversity through the visual and performing arts events that we present. Because we are a multi-use art center, we make our space available to artists and groups who may not otherwise have access to a professionally equipped and accessible facility or the cultural mainstream.
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Our historic Theater is the perfect venue for weddings, corporate events, fundraisers and private parties.
Inside the Multicultural Arts Center
Cambridge Art & Frame
Monday & Friday, 10am-5pm
Saturday, by appointment
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