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Conduct

Feb. 9, 10 at 7:30 p.m.
Feb. 11 at 2:00 p.m.
Feb. 13 – 17 at 7:30 p.m.

Adults: $21
Students/Seniors: $16

Conduct is a hybrid performance/event inspired by the enigmatic life and career of Henry Cowell, one of the most influential American composers of the 20th Century.

Based on the extensive research on Cowell of Prof. Jeremy Brown of the SCPA’s Music Division, this Drama Division production incorporates theatre, music, dance, and intermedia to explore themes of innovation and eccentricity, morality and prejudice, sexuality and identity, and creativity in captivity.

Can oppression spawn invention? Is genius inevitably misunderstood? Ten faculty members and over 60 students from all three SCPA disciplines collaborate on a feast for the imagination and the senses.

Special pre-show Artist Talk with Jeremy Brown and Bruce Barton: Feb. 10, 6:45-7:15 p.m.

Director: Bruce Barton
Musical Director: Jeremy Brown
Costume & Set Design: Bianca Manuel
Projections Design: Beth Kates
Lighting Design: Adam Kostiuk
Sound Design: Laurie Radford and Melike Ceylan
Collaborating Faculty: Edmond Agopian, Adam Bell, Allan Bell, Pil Hansen, Laura Hynes, Laurie Radford, and Rod Squance