For Immediate Release:
The World Premiere YOU'RE SAFE HERE explores the Embodied Experience of Mental Illness through Immersive Docu-Theatre, November 21 - 23, 2019
MaArte Theatre Collective confronts social stigma regarding mental illness and recovery among San Diego's LGBTQ+, immigrant, and POC communities through the World Premiere docudrama, You're Safe Here, created by Allain Francisco, Yari Cervas, and Edward Delos Reyes.
This physical storytelling piece features the struggles and triumphs of individual journeys through recovery via verbatim testimony from San Diego patients.
You're Safe Here offers the unique opportunity for audience members to flex their powers of empathy by immersing themselves in the visceral experience of what it is to live with mental illness.
Collaborators and Mentors include: UCSD School of Medicine, Dr. Alana Iglewicz, Dr. Martin Stein, Prof. Robert Castro, Prof. Anna Deavere-Smith, & Chef Danilo Tangalin.
DATES & TIMES:
THURSDSAY, NOV 21 | 9PM
FRIDAY, NOV 22 | 9PM
SATURDAY, NOV 23 | 9PM
DATES & TIMES: LOCATION:
GAYA GAYA | BAR & KITCHEN
7580 MIRAMAR RD
SAN DIEGO, CA 92126
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MaArte Theatre Collective
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