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Irvine Barclay Theatre
4242 Campus Drive Irvine, CA 92612
949-854-4646
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Jason Grove
I wore a light sweater for inside since the AC was turned on high..
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5 events
3 reviews
6 stars
attended Jan 23 2009

A sensual feast for the eyes with graceful movement and exceptional edgy asides.
See this show when it comes to your neighborhood.

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31 events
4 reviews
9 stars
attended Jan 23 2009

It was really complete.I liked the depth of the pieces and the performance from the dancers. It blended singing and acting into the dance - creating a new art form. I enjoyed the experience of dance not taking backseat to them. The performers...continued

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7 events
2 reviews
14 stars
attended Jan 23 2009

Fun... entertaining... beautiful bodies ...
Interesting... thought-provoking... a fine evening of Dance Theatre!
Thanx - loved it!

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Website

http://www.thebarclay.org/custom/events/event10.asp?eventID=1161

Description

An utterly moving integration of movement, visual imagery and the spoken word, the Barclay presents the southern California premiere of Joe Goode’s latest dance-theater work. _Wonderboy _is an intimate story of an unlikely superhero realized through inspired movement and the enchantment of puppetry. Acclaimed for creating deeply felt, profoundly human experiences, choreographer Joe Goode works with acclaimed puppet designer Basil Twist to create a magical collaboration of innovative storytelling infused with wit, humor and pathos.

Wonderboy had its world premiere last June in San Francisco. The program also includes an audience favorite: Joe Goode’s 1996 work, Maverick Strain.

NOTE: This performance is not appropriate for children.