Theater Project: QUEER & NOW — Sync or Swim

Event Details

December 6—December 7, 2018 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
December 7—December 8, 2018 10:00 pm-11:30 pm

Fine Arts Center

Room: 434

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available

QUEER & NOW is a devised physical theater project that fuses drag, lip syncing, choreography, and gender play to create an evening of celebration and protest. Sync or Swim is the second installment of the series, combining ancient world mythologies with contemporary pop music to create a tapestry of our impending new queer world. From fresh takes on Mami Wata and Demeter, to Narcissus and the Selkies, QUEER & NOW: Sync or Swim embraces our possible future through queering the past.

This event was made possible (in part) by grants from the UMass Arts Council and the Commonwealth Honors College.

Poster Design by Maddy Hoy

Event Category

Diversity