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After Triumphant Tour in France ‘Anaïs, a Dance Opera’ to Open at the New Vic

August 22, 2017

‘Anaïs, A Dance Opera’ is a theatrical presentation that incorporates dance, music and visual projections into a cutting-edge stage production that explores and illuminates the riveting life of famed diarist and literary figure Anaïs Nin and her world of words, sex, passion and creativity.

French audiences and critics were wild with praise at the Festival Off D’Avignon ‘17.  “A vibrant and bold portrait of Anaïs Nin” says Avignon Festi.tv. “The energy and amazing dynamics of the dancers, the gorgeous voice of the singer, the beautiful projections and the music take the audience in to a dreamlike universe.” says MPA Communications. ” The audience will get great pleasure in the quality, beauty and brimming enthusiasm at the heart of this stunning show.” says boiteaculture.com.

Created by composer-lyricist Cindy Shapiro and director-choreographer Janet Roston, this mesmerizing hybrid stage production, produced by Mixed eMotion Theatrix and co-producer Diana Raab, will be performed at The New Vic Theater in Santa Barbara.

The New Vic Theater is located at 33 W. Victoria Street, Santa Barbara CA. 93101. Anaïs, a Dance Opera, will be performed for two nights only. Friday and Saturday, September 8 and 9, 2017 at 8pm. Tickets can be purchased by phone at 805-965-5400,online at newvictheater.com/anais. Youth prices (29 and under) are $22.00 and Regular admission $35.00.


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