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Posts Tagged ‘I’s Twinkle’

  • Prospect Park Shoot

    Nov 25, 12 • News, Videos / PhotosNo Comments
    Prospect Park Shoot

    Ben Holbrook and Brandon Phillips spent a day in Prospect Park filming some songs from I’s Twinkle for upcoming fundraisers. Freakish Thing * Fear This Falling – music by Nate Weida / Lyrics by Nate Weida and Patrick Link * Featuring – Arielle Siegel, Michael Piazza, Emil McGloin, Meagan Kensil, John Bennett, Alicen Hubert, Aaron [&hellip...

  • Great Dog Almighty /// October 5th @ 9PM

    Oct 3, 12 • NewsNo Comments
    Great Dog Almighty /// October 5th @ 9PM

    Great Dog Almighty at Pete’s Candy Store! Friday, October 5th at 9pm They’re back, at last, the whole crew! John, Emil, Sarah, and Nate. Playing several new songs...

  • Holbrook Sessions – I’s Twinkle

    Sep 13, 12 • Videos / PhotosNo Comments
    Holbrook Sessions – I’s Twinkle

    The Holbrook Sessions are the first videos from a collaboration with Ben Holbrook documenting work on I’s Twinkle. Starring – Arielle Siegel, Emil McGloin, John Bennett, Trevor Strader, Alicen Hubert, and Nate Weida Freakish Thing – from Purgatory / I’s Twinkle Shoot Me Down – from Purgatory / I’s Twinkle Leaving Home – from Hell [&hellip...

  • I’s Twinkle

    Jun 10, 12 • ProjectsNo Comments
    I’s Twinkle

    I’s Twinkle I’s Twinkle is an epic poem modeled after Dante’s Divine Comedy in its three parts, telling the story of a young man growing up in Reconstruction Era America—an artist figure who travels from the South northward. The style of the work gradually progresses from an epic poem to a play to a folk [&hellip...

  • Great Dog Almighty

    Jun 9, 12 • ProjectsNo Comments
    Great Dog Almighty

    Great Dog Almighty A small squadron of southern charm, Great Dog Almighty is a bluegrass collective that fuses together a love for history, poetry, and banjo. Featuring the talents of John Bennett, Nate Weida, and Emil McGloin, these Appalachian-inspired tunes strike a unique, soothing blend of backwood entertainment. Great Dog Almighty was first featured in [&hellip...

  • The New Hopeville Comics (2001, 2002, 2009)

    Jun 9, 12 • ProjectsNo Comments
    The New Hopeville Comics (2001, 2002, 2009)

    The New Hopeville Comics is a rock opera about a comic book town struggling to survive after the death of their superhero ‘Perfect Man’. Developed in Greensboro NC and performed in the New York International Fringe Festival in 2002 and in New York again in 2009 at the Chernuchin Theatre. ***** 2009 Cast of The [&hellip...

  • Etan (1998)

    Jun 8, 12 • ProjectsNo Comments
    Etan (1998)

    Etan –  by Nate Weida, is a Hamlet-based opera about a boy in high school coming to terms with his parents divorce and desire to be an actor. As a student, Nate Weida became the only non-faculty member to receive the Artistic Excellence Award by the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Board of Education as a result of [&hellip...

  • Jack & the Jellybean Stalk (by Emil McGloin & Nate Weida)

    Jun 6, 12 • ProjectsNo Comments
    Jack & the Jellybean Stalk (by Emil McGloin & Nate Weida)

    First performed at University of North Carolina – Greensboro in 2014 and also developed at Atlantic Theater Company. Madelynn Poulson and Alex Cioffi Jack & the Jellybean Stalk First performed at University of North Carolina – Greensboro in 2014 and also developed at Atlantic Theater Company...