Interpreted Performances at Kennedy Center
Washington, DC

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Interpreted Performances at Kennedy Center, Washington, DC
Saturday, October 7, 3 PM: "Scraping the Surface", Theater Lab. Sign Master:
Jane Norman; Interpreter: Gary Johnson
This is a family show (ages 12 and up) about Lyle who struggles to accept
himself. The simple act of shaving becomes a turning point in his own
acceptance of his cerebral palsy.
TICKET PRICE: $12 per person

Saturday, October 28, 1 PM: "Gayle Ross-To This Day: Native American
Stories", Theater Lab. Interpreter: Arden Coulston
This is a family show (ages 5 and up) in which Gayle Ross (a descendant of
John Ross, Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation during the infamous "Trail
of Tears" period) brings her Native American legends to you.
TICKET PRICE: $12 per person

Saturday, November 4, 1 PM: "American Indian Dance Theatre", Theater Lab.
Interpreter: Susan Karchmer
This is a family show (ages 9 and up) in which the performers from tribes
across the nation bring you a heart-pounding celebration of traditional
American Indian dance.
TICKET PRICE: $12 per person

Tuesday, November 7th, 7:30 PM: "The Dead", Eisenhower Theater. Sign Master:
Rita Corey; interpreters TBA.
Every family has traditions. Two unmarried sisters have prepared the house
for the Christmastide celebration and the family is coming! This is a
musical based on James Joyce's short story.
TICKET PRICE: (check with Box Office)

Saturday, November 11th, 1 PM: "Bunny Swan Gease", Atrium (on Roof Terrace
level). Interpreter: Gordon Vernon
This is a family show (ages 4 and up) in which Native Alaskan
storyteller/singer shares her tales of the faraway north and her memories of
Denai'na Athabaskan ancestors.
TICKET PRICE: $12 per person

Sunday, November 12th, 2:30 PM: "The Dead", Eisenhower Theater. Sign Master:
Rita Corey; interpreters TBA.

Sunday, November 26th, 1:30 PM: "Do Jump!", Terrace Theater. Interpreter:
Gordon Vernon
These incredible performers talk, dance, leap, run, fly. We dare you to see
this performance and not go home happy!
TICKET PRICE: $12 per person

For tickets, visit the Kennedy Center Box Office in Hall of States or call
202-416-8524 TTY. Be aware that the interpreter section in all theaters
(except Terrace Theater) is in the house left section. See you at the
Kennedy Center!

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