The Déjà Vu–Live: A Performance by Gabrielle Civil

Sat May 28 2022 at 07:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center | Los Angeles

Beyond Baroque
Publisher/HostBeyond Baroque
The D\u00e9j\u00e0 Vu\u2013Live: A Performance by Gabrielle Civil
A dynamic performance celebrating Gabrielle Civil’s new memoir
About this Event

Join Gabrielle Civil as she activates her latest black feminist performance memoir the déjà vu with flashbacks and premonitions: black dreams & black time. Incorporating reading and storytelling, movement and moving images, the déjà vu--live will blur boundaries between the page and the stage, embodying memory, grief, and love; then and now.

This event is Free & In-Person at Beyond Baroque. Masks are required while inside the theater. We recommend staying masked throughout the event.

Reservation Policy: Please RSVP if you are planning to attend this event. We accept walk-ins, but priority will be given to people that have registered. In the case of a full program, your free ticket may not guarantee admission. We recommend arriving early.

About the author

GABRIELLE CIVIL is a black feminist performance artist, poet, and writer, originally from Detroit, MI. She has premiered over fifty performance art works around the world, most recently Jupiter for the Salt Lake City Performance Art Festival (2021) and Vigil for Northern Spark (2021). Her performance memoirs include Swallow the Fish (2017), Experiments in Joy (2019), (ghost gestures) (2021), and the déjà vu (2022). A 2019 Rema Hort Mann LA Emerging Artist, she teaches at the California Institute of the Arts. The aim of her work is to open up space.


Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center, 681 Venice Blvd, Los Angeles, United States


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