Dancers in 'Typhoon' battle the elements
"Typhoon" -- a dance presentation in which seven dancers battle the elements -- will be presented Wednesday through Sunday at the Theatre Project, 45 W. Preston St. Three wind machines and original music are incorporated into this precisely choreographed work by Dansgroep Krisztina de Chatel of the Netherlands.
"Typhoon" will be presented at 8 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10 to $15. For more information call (410) 752-8558.
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Competition begins Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $15 and $13. Call (410)-481-SEAT to charge tickets; (410)-347-2010 for information. British actress Billie Whitelaw, a leading interpreter of the plays of Samuel Beckett, will present readings from his plays and discuss her work with the late playwright in a free performance Friday in the Tawes Theatre of the Gibson Performing Arts Center at Washington College in Chestertown.
The evening will include a video version of "Not I," which was written for her, as well as readings from "Happy Days," "Rockabye" and "Eh Joe," the last play she worked on with Beckett. For more information call (410) 778-2800, Ext. 402.
J. Wynn Rousuck