7(x1) Samurai by David Gaines
December 21 - December 22$20 – $25
At 7(x1) Samurai, you will experience a live version of Akira Kurosawa’s epic film The Seven Samurai, condensed into a one-hour solo performance of acrobatics, humor and cartoon-style imagery. This production uses wordless movement, masks and rhythm to accurately capture this legendary piece of cinema in the audience’s imagination. Shows are December 21st at 8 p.m. and December 22nd at 3 p.m.
Creator and performer David Gaines has studied and taught at the Ecole Jacques Lecoq in Paris, and currently teaches at George Mason University. In addition to his touring shows, David also works as a professional clown at the Children’s Medical Center in Washington, D.C.