E|MERGE Presents

A weekend of performances...

February 28, 2014 - 7:00pm to March 1, 2014 - 9:00pm

Programming category: 

Friday, February 28 | 4:45-9pm
Saturday, March 1 | 7-9pm

Join us for a weekend of public performances, talks, shared creative practices, and exhibitions featuring works developed through the E|MERGE: Interdisciplinary Collaborative Residency. Come for one performance or both, and/or stay overnight for a full immersion into the work of this residency!

Friday's performance experience features Oracle and includes:

4:45pm Winter hike through the woods (not for the faint-hearted; winter clothing is advised)
7:30 Performance at the West Cummington Congregational Church (27 W Main St, Cummington, MA 01026)
8pm Discussion with the artists
8:30pm Late dinner at Earthdance

If you plan to join the hike, please park at Earthdance.
For heading straight to the performance, please park on Main St. in Cummington, MA.

Saturday's performance experience features The Home Project, Math Time, The Problem of Human Motion, and The Collaborative Pool and includes:

5pm Dinner at Earthdance
7pm Performances in the Umbrella Studio
8:30pm Discussion with the artists

Pricing for Friday & Saturday:
Performance | $7-15 sliding scale Enjoy a performance and post-show talk on Friday and/or Saturday night.
Dinner & Performance | $15 Enjoy dinner, a performance, and post-show talk on Friday and/or Saturday night.
Overnight | $30 Stay at Earthdance overnight Friday and/or Saturday and enjoy open rehearsals, walks in the woods, a wood-fired sauna, artwork on display, and breakfast & lunch during the day Saturday and/or Sunday.
Tickets can be purchased at the door. Please arrive 15 min prior to the start of the performance experience!

The Home Project an inquiry into the vast topic of “home” with the place of Earthdance, a center for communal living, as the lab and canvas. Read more...


Math Time a discussion of mathematical patterns, systems, and ideas as applied to interdisciplinary performance. Read more...


The Problem of Human Motion a dialogue between live performers and the famous photographic series The Human Motion by Eadweard Muybridge. Read more...


Oracle a group exploration into the special role of the Oracle in our “quests” or journeys toward enlightenment. Read more...


The Collaborative Pool art-making derived through non-hierarchical leadership with no pre-determined project contentRead more...