Boulder JCC to Present a Unique Theater Experience: “We Are Our Stories”

Everybody has a story, whether that be a life journey, interesting happening, or heroic tale. Whatever your story may be, bring it to our Playback Theater performance and see your story transformed into introspective, thought-provoking art, on stage and in the moment. Come to listen, engage, and connect!

Since 2019, the talented performers of the Colorado University Playback Ensemble have helped audiences
across Colorado share their stories, encouraging a sense of commonality and shared belonging. At a Playback
performance, audience members voluntarily share stories from their lives, which trained actors and
musicians re-enact on the spot through improvised forms of music, sound, and movement. The result is an evening of art, insight, connection, and community. Check out this short VIDEO.

Playback Theatre has been practiced around the world for nearly 50 years, frequently in conflict
zones, due to its proven capacity to bring audiences together. Through the communal sharing
of stories – enlivened by the empathy-building power of live theatre – the truth and complexity
of our individual lives are unearthed, shared, and honored. Real life is transformed into art –
with the capacity to transform real life.

Click here to learn more and to register. Advance registration is always recommended for programs at the Boulder JCC. Using a computer rather than your mobile device will make the registration process easier for you.  To make our programs accessible to all, we are happy to assist anyone with a financial need. For registration or financia support please contact the Boulder JCC’s Reception at (303) 998-1900.

Please join us for a pre-program social with light fare and refreshments from 6 – 6:30 PM. The
presentation will begin at 6:30 PM.

Sunday April 30 | 6-8:30 PM | $25, Students are free


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