CCBC presents Goya: en la Quinta del Sordo by Willy Conley April 27 – May 1 at CCBC Catonsville
Mar 29, 2023 | by Lisa Harlow | 443.840.4668 (office) | 443.610.3246 (cell)Community College of Baltimore County Performing Arts presents Goya: en la Quinta del Sordo by Willy Conley April 27 – May 1 at the Center for the Arts, Theatre, CCBC Catonsville, 800 South Rolling Road.
World renowned artist Francisco de Goya lost his hearing at the age of 46, effectively dividing his work into two distinct phases. This production explores his life and his art in the wake of his hearing loss. Using gesture, pantomime, masquerade, dance, movement, projections and visual effects, this largely visual performance takes you into “La Quinto del Sordo” (The House of the Deaf Man) in a unique experience, accessible to deaf, hearing and hard-of-hearing audiences alike.
Goya: en la Quinta del Sordo is supported by the National Endowment for the Arts. To find out more about how National Endowment for the Arts grants impact individuals and communities, visit www.arts.gov.
Performance times include:
• 11:10 a.m. Thursday, April 27
• 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 28 and 29
• 3 p.m. Sunday, April 30
• 10 a.m. Monday, May 1
CCBC will also host a Deaf Community Town Hall meeting 5:30 p.m., Saturday, April 29. All participants will have free admission to the 7 p.m. Goya performance after the meeting. To join, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/deaf-community-town-hall-followed-by-goya-performance-tickets-565879660297.
CCBC’s production Goya: en la Quinta del Sordo is directed by CCBC Theatre adjunct Willey Conley, with scenic, lighting, and projections design and technical direction by Maurice “Moe” Conn, costumes by Jess Rassp, sound design by Toni Oliver, creative movement by Brandon Glass, violence/intimacy coordination by Sierra Young and interpreter coordination by Su Kyong Isakson.
Tickets are $10 general admission; $5 students, seniors, CCBC faculty and staff; and free for currently enrolled CCBC students with ID. Tickets can be purchased at the CCBC Box Office at 443-840-ARTS (2787), online at www.ccbctickets.com or at the door one hour prior to the performances.
About the Community College of Baltimore County (www.ccbcmd.edu)
Since 1957, CCBC has opened the doors to accessible, affordable, high-quality education empowering generations of area residents to transform their lives and the lives of others. Each year, nearly 50,000 students enroll at the college’s main campuses, extension centers and online to make their starts, earn degrees, launch and build careers. CCBC offers the region’s most expansive selection of degree, certificate and workplace certification programs that prepare students for transfer, job entry and career advancement in such industries as business, education, health care, information technology, cybersecurity, construction, and transportation. Designated as the “Best Community College” among the Maryland Daily Record’s 2022 Reader Rankings, CCBC is also nationally recognized as a leader in innovative learning strategies and among the nation’s top associate degree producers.