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Highways Performance Space and Gallery
Off Olympic Blvd 1651 18th Street Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Roya Carreras presents __ ate you_. I remember but not every time; never in order. Sometimes I fantasize. Cheerios taste like copper.

Carmela Hermann and Ally Voye present an excerpt from orange tuesday and other dances about food is a work inspired by the complexities of food obsession and body consciousness.

Mechanism Dance Theater‘s T_he Panoptic Tendency_ explores societal mechanisms under which the body is contested and portrays the relationship between surveillance and self-regulation.

Jordan Saenz’s Out of Narrow Spaces is an abstraction of psychological habits that hinder the human spirit in times of trauma and tragedy.

Lara Wilson’s testimonials on behalf of a prelude is a multi-layered, multimedia investigation into memory, clutter, excavation, self-description and identification.

This performance is not recommended for children.

About the Ticket Supplier: Highways Performance Space

Highways Performance Space is Southern California's boldest center for new performance. Founded in 1989, Highways continues to be an important alternative cultural center in Los Angeles that encourages fierce new artists from diverse communities to develop and present innovative works.

Highways promotes the development of contemporary socially involved artists and art forms. Our mission is implemented through four programs (the performance space, workshop/university program and two galleries). Annually, Highways co-presents approximately 250 performances by solo dramatic artists, small theater groups, dance companies and spoken word artists; curates and exhibits approximately 12 contemporary visual art exhibits per year with work that explores the boundaries between performing and visual art forms; commissions and premieres new work by outstanding performing artists; organize special events, curate festival, offer residency and educational programs that engage community members in the arts while providing access to professionally-directed instruction.