Kinesthetic Imperative Decoded, a special pre-performance discussion, will be held on Thursday, March 6 and Friday, March 7 in conjunction with the Department of Theatre and Dance’s production Kinesthetic Imperative.
Annie Jump is a 13-year-old science genius whose alien-obsessed father is the laughingstock of Strawberry, Kansas. One night in August, a meteor falls, and Annie meets Althea, an intergalactic supercomputer that manifests itself in the form of a mean girl with really nice hair. Althea’s here to help Annie take humanity from the earth to the stars, but being the Chosen One isn’t all glory. What is Althea hiding? And what will Annie have to sacrifice to fulfill her destiny?
Dance Repertory Theatre, the award-winning student dance company, returns to the stage in Kinesthetic Imperative, a collection of works by nationally renowned choreographers, including Merce Cunningham.