Of the Deep: Meditations Upon the Death of a Blue Whale

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Of the Deep:
Meditations Upon the Death of a Blue Whale

Streaming October 23 - November 1, 2020

Facilitated by Amanda Petefish-Schrag

What does it mean when a massive whale carcass washes up on the shore of a coastal town? Created by members of the ISU Theatre community, this series of short shadow-puppet films reflects on the consequences and complexities of environmental crisis.

The presentation can be viewed as Video on Demand through Showtix4U.com. Video-On-Demand rental available for pre-purchase now. Video will be available for viewing Friday, October 23 through Sunday, November 1 for a 48-hour period from the activation of your rental code.

Show Program here.

ISU Theatre introduces Radical Hospitality! All fall productions are "Pay What you Will".

This project has been partially funded by generous support from the Iowa State University Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities.

ISU Theatre Accessibility Statement: "Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to participate in all ISU Theatre events. If you require a reasonable accommodation to do so, please contact ISU Theatre at least one week prior to the event. isutheatre@iastate.edu, 515.294.2624.”


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