Fall Performance: Damien

The Bench's next show, Damien, will be playing November 21 to December 1, 2012. Telling the story of Father Damien de Veuster (the leper priest of Moloka'i) it is a compelling tale of dedication and perserverance. Sanctuary's Actor-in-Residence Lyf Stolte is performing as Father Damien as a tribute to the community he has served for the past 9 years. Tickets are on sale now, with limited seating available! This show promises to be a clarion call to the traditional Christmas pageant!

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Nov 14th, 2012

The Balance

One of the things that I think lengthy, geekish thoughts about is the balance between community arts and professional arts practice. Where does the need for inclusivity and accessibility meet the need for an artist to cultivate and protect her own aesthetic discipline? When are we being snobbish? When are we burning out? Sometimes it’s […]