Published January 25, 2019

Wind in the Pines by Aretha Aoki and Ryan MacDonald

March 29th, 2019 in Wish Theater, Memorial Hall

Weaves memoir, video, sound and dancing to create an immersive excavation of a mysterious family past. Centering around Aretha Aoki’s Japanese family history during World War II, Wind in the Pines attempts to make the past feel present, despite language barriers, geographical and cultural distances, and the imperfection of memory.  

Content Warning: this performance features brief mentions of violence and abuse.

 

Tickets are free but limited.

 Sponsored by: Sponsored by the Alice Cooper Morse Fund