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McKelvey School of Engineering

'Remember...That Time Before the Last Time' (World Premiere)

Sunday, December 27, 2020 | 7:00 PM - 11:59 PM

Virtual Event

New premiere date: Friday, Dec. 11 at 7 p.m.

Conceived and Directed by Ron Himes
Choreographed by Heather Beal
Developed by The Company

"Remember...That Time Before the Last Time" is an exploration of the effects of race, social injustice and the traumatic impact of slavery on the creative impulses of a people/artists through spoken word, music and dance from the diaspora. Our lens focuses on survival from 1619 to 2020.

Opens Friday, Dec. 11 at 7 p.m. before a “live” remote audience. Streaming thru Sunday, Dec. 27. 

This year because of increased production costs for video equipment and streaming, we are giving our patrons the opportunity to give a donation through our “pay what you can” ticket system or you can register to receive a free event link.

Find more information about registering for this event on the event website

Event Type

Lectures & Presentations


Arts & Sciences


Humanities & Society, Arts & Culture



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Opens Friday, November 20 at 7 p.m. before a “live” remote audience. Streaming thru Sunday, November 29, 2020

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