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Emotional Creature World Premiere Cast & Creative Crew Announced
Berkeley Repertory Theatre announced the cast and creative team for its world premiere of Eve Ensler's Emotional Creature! The production features a terrific choreographer, an innovative composer, four top designers, and an energetic ensemble of talented young women. Directed by Obie Award-winner Jo Bonney, Emotional Creature plays only 36 performances in the Roda Theatre.
The cast for Emotional Creature showcases six exhilarating performers: Ashley Bryant; Molly Carden; Emily S. Grosland; Joaquina Kalukango; Sade Namei; and Olivia Oguma. The play features music and music direction by Charl-Johan Lingenfelder, an actor, musician, musical director, and composer who is renowned in his native South Africa as the creator of highly innovative and controversial shows, and choreography by Luam, an internationally renowned choreographer who has worked with top artists including Beyoncé, Rihanna, Britney Spears, and Kanye West.
The creative team for Emotional Creature features four exceptional designers. Myung Hee Cho (scenic and costume design); Lap Chi Chu (lighting design); Jake Rodriguez (sound design); and Shawn Sagady (video design).
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Tickets start at $14.50 for attendees under 30, and $29.00 for those over 30.
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Join V-Day June 24th for a special V-Day benefit performance of Emotional Creature followed by Sunday Supper with Eve, the cast, and director Jo Bonney. Tickets are $1,000 for adults, $500 for accompanying teens (ages 13-19).
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NEW VIDEO: V-Girl Action Team Member Mbali Khumalo
V-Girls Action Team Member Mbali Khumalo shares what V-Girls means to her. "I want to live in a V-Girl world," says Mbali, who is from Johannesburg, South Africa. "I want to live in an Emotional Creature world in which the coolest thing is to be is exactly who you are." V-Girls is a global network of girl activists and advocates empowering themselves and one another to change the world, one girl at a time.
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