The Ice Child: Factory 449's Chiller Blends Film, Theater and Art
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The last date listed for The Ice Child was Sunday June 3, 2012 / 3:00pm.
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Forget what you learned in first grade: '1+1' is one of the most difficult problems on the planet, often taking a lifetime to solve. Just ask the characters in Happily Ever After, the dazzling new play by Cristina Colmena. Three couples of different ages, representing a lifetime of romantic struggles, try to puzzle out what it means to be "together." There are the young lovebirds connected by a powerful attraction yet destined to part; the cynical middle-aged "one night standers" failing to act on a promising encounter; and, finally, an older couple keeping up appearances despite their profound unhappiness. Hanna Bondarewska, artistic director and founder of the Ambassador Theater, directs the world premiere production of this compelling dark comedy. Learn More
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- "<em>The Ice Child</em> is a must see for anyone willing to look upon a horrible, but easily conceivable slice of life. Be prepared to shift uncomfortably in your seat and feel the pressure of terror closing in on you. I promise, it’s fun!" --<a target="_blank" href="http://www.dcmetrotheaterarts.com/2012/05/21/the-ice-child-at-factory-449-by-erica-laxson"><em>DC Metro Theatre Arts</em></a>
Urban legend gets a shot of Edgar Allan Poe and a dash of contemporary horror in Factory 449's world premiere of The Ice Child.
Catherine wakes to find herself imprisoned in a coffin-size freezer chest. To discover how she got there — and whether she can talk her way to freedom — she must quickly decide which of her captors to trust. Outside her makeshift prison, a struggle soon arises over Catherine's treatment that will decide the fate of victims and villains alike. Told through a heart-pounding mash-up of film, live performance, and visual art, The Ice Child is a ticking time bomb of a show.
About the Ticket Supplier: Factory 449Formed in April of 2009, Factory 449: a theatre collective has approached its inaugural season with a working mission-in-development:
...committed to maintaining an ensemble of multi-disciplinary artists and professionals who are dedicated to the collaborative process of creating "theatre as event." The members of this collective will assume roles involved in the development of new productions, affording artists the opportunity to write, act, direct, design and produce.