3:00 pm The Choreography of Debra Loewen: Indoor/Outdoor
The Choreography of Debra Loewen: Indoor/Outdoor
Jul 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Debra Loewen left her mark on Wilmington when she taught at the University of Delaware in the 1970s and founded her first company, New Space, which specialized in site-specific choreography, with performances in buildings, public spaces, and natural settings. Loewen is the founder and artistic director of Wild Space Dance Company in Wisconsin and returns to Wilmington with choreographies that use the Delaware Art Museum’s indoor and outdoor spaces as settings for exciting movement and creative exploration. Performances will be led by dancer and educator A.T. Moffett and ensemble.
7:00 pm Dreamstreets: A Literary Reading
Dreamstreets: A Literary Reading
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dreamstreets was the seminal arts and literary journal of Wilmington from 1977 to 2001, publishing experimental poetry, fiction, and artwork by Bob Chartowich, John Hickey, Suzanne Michelle, Lew Bennett, Diane Wolf, e. jean lanyon, Steven Leech, and many others. This reading will feature several of the original Dreamstreets authors as well as Wilmington’s newest literary stars. The Museum partnered with Steven Leech and local writer and artists to release the 51st issue of this groundbreaking publication. Click here to download. This program is partially funded by a grant from the Delaware Humanities Forum, a state program of the National Endowment for the Humanities.