Past Babel begins in New York January 21, following a sold-out run in San Diego. Informed solely by means of West Coast city dance, the immersive manufacturing is impressed by Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet in addition to modern tales of affection and separation from world wide. Watch the video above for a sneak peek.
The manufacturing will formally open February 1 for a 10-week restricted engagement by means of March 29 Off-Broadway at The Fitness center at Judson.
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Keone and Mari Madrid choreograph, direct, and star within the manufacturing, co-created with Josh Aviner and Lyndsay Magid Aviner of Hideaway Circus. The narrative follows two divinely linked lovers (performed by the Madrids) struggling to reconcile the rising tensions of division as authorities increase a wall that tears households aside and cleaves a group in two.
Past Babel options an ever-changing modern soundtrack and a set comprised of huge crochet artwork installations and backdrops by singular visible artist London Kaye. The corporate (previous and current) contains Fabian Tucker, Selene Haro, Mikey Ruiz, Olivia Battista, Hugh Aparente, Shannon Kelly, Julian Sena, Noelle Franco, Samuel Moore, Melissa De Jesus, Ok.J. Estudillo, Kaitlyn Sung, Maya Kell-Abrams, Amor Ledesma, Joe Macken, Charina Madrid, Carlo Darang, Isidro Rafael, and Alex Chung.
Past Babel premiered September 21, 2018 at a pop-up theater in downtown San Diego, California, and performed 125 performances.