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Do Not Believe Everything You See – At Least, Not While This Troupe Performs

Is seeing really believing? Find out when you witness Persistence of Memory presented by T.T.C. Dance. Persistence of Memory takes its audience on a journey between the real and the surreal, where imagination is the only limitation of beauty. See it for yourself at Asia Society on Saturday, September 22nd.

In Persistence of Memory, choreographer Ting-Ting Chang conceptualizes a convergence of dance and painting, focusing on the idea of moving sculptures, and reexamining Salvador Dali’s drawers and Sigmund Freud’s unconscious mind. The constant emergence of the open drawers in Dali’s work is the key to understanding his art.

The dancers’ movement vocabulary depicts the passing and disappearing of time, and the interaction between the dancers and the drawers signifies the surreal existence of memories and secrets. The piece won the Grand Prize award in the 2016 McCallum Theatre Choreography Festival.

T.T.C. Dance, is a Taipei based dance company, was established in 2012 to return to the essence of dance, focusing on the body and re-imagining its possibilities. By collaborating with artists from various fields and experimenting with different concepts, they continue to make positive strides towards a dynamic visual spectacle that is equally entertaining and inspiring.

Tickets to see Persistence of Memory are now available for purchase and range from $20 to $30. Prepaid parking options are available.

It’s hard to leave home sometimes – trust us, we know. But Carelton Courtyard Apartments in Galveston, Texas believes it is important to not only stay active in your community, but to also express curiosity about new subjects. This event is the perfect chance to spread your roots and learn new things!

Event Time/Date:
Saturday, September 22, 2018—7:30 PM

Event Venue Location:
Asia Society – Texas
1370 Southmore Boulevard
Houston, Texas 77004

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