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This House Is Not A Home

Nile Harris (U.S.A):
This House Is Not A Home

Shiva
January 15 & January 21 Run Time: Approximately 50 mins

THIS HOUSE IS NOT A HOME: fill it with air (call it self care) / there's a leak in this house
Conceived and Directed by Nile Harris
Performed by Nile Harris & Malcolm-x Betts
Sound Design by slowdanger
Lighting Design by Thom Weaver
Dramaturgy by Trevor Bazile, Nazareth Hassan & Dyer Rhoads
Produced by Tij D'oyen & Nile Harris
Developed in residency at WOLF in Walpole, ME

this house is not a home: fill it with air (call it self care) [performance 1]
this house is not a home: there’s a leak in this house [performance 2]

 

And I asked myself, “what is a performance score that I could inhabit towards joy?” 
And I came up empty and laughed a bitter laugh. 
I had nothing.
A show excavating nothing, just hot air.


this house is not a home sets multidisciplinary artist Nile Harris’ improvised physical score inside of a sound-responsive bounce castle. Interweaving sonic feedback as a malleable material, the unique vocal utterances of the cast create a biometrically unique musical composition that cannot be repeated. Made in collaboration with performer Malcolm-x Betts and sound designers slowdanger.

This performance is dedicated to Trevor Bazile
(March 27, 1996 - October 28, 2021).

Shiva
January 15 & January 21 Run Time: Approximately 50 mins

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ONLY SHOW AVAILABLE DATES

SAT 01/15 1:00 PM

FRI 01/21 8:00 PM

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Cast.

Image of Nile Harris

Nile Harris

Nile Harris is a performance artist and director based in Brooklyn, NY. He has made a few things and hopes to make a few more.

Image of Malcolm-x Betts

Malcolm-x Betts

Creative.

slowdanger
Sound Design
Trevor Bazile, Nazareth Hassan, & Dyer Rhoads
Dramaturgy
Tij D'oyen & Nile Harris
Producers
Thomas Weaver
Lighting Design

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