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Monday, June 22, 2020

She Wears Bells Operetta to be Streamed Online This Week to San Antonio Audiences

Posted By on Mon, Jun 22, 2020 at 2:39 PM

  • Courtesy of Jump-Start Performance Co.
The latest performance created through Jump-Start Performance Co.'s INKubator initiative to support local creators doesn't require audiences to venture back into a theater.

Instead, the showing of she wears bells — an operetta by poet, playwright, and essayist jo reyes-boitel — will take place online. The pre-recorded performance will be streamed Zoom on Friday, June 26, and Saturday, June 27, at 8 p.m.

She wears bells follows the story of the Aztec god Coyolxãuhqui, who lost in a battle with her brother Huitzilopochtli and was dismembered and exiled to the moon. The operetta follows her attempts to reclaim her godliness and create a new legacy.

The the performance features original music, text and choreography from local talents including reyes-boitel, choreographer Giomara Bazaldua and more.

Ticket prices are at audience discretion, so participants can choose to watch for free or pay on a sliding scale of $5, $10 or $15. The tickets are available on the Jump-Start website or Facebook.

Free-$15, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, June 26 and 27, Zoom,

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