William Kentridge: More Sweetly Play the Dance
Next date: Jul 22, 2018 - click here for time schedule - English
More than 130 feet long, William Kentridge’s 8-channel video installation, More Sweetly Play the Dance, encircles the viewer. Partly filmed live, partly rendered in Kentridge’s signature animated style, the work covers the walls of a gallery with images of a procession in a blasted landscape. An update of the danse macabre, this parade of death includes a brass band in the lead, followed by people carrying possessions or shrouded bodies, priests, patients dragging their IV drips, skeletons, and a live ballerina (South African dancer Dada Masilo), who wears a military uniform and carries a rifle.
This event requires museum admission.
- $12 adults;
- $8 seniors and military;
- $5 students (13 – 17) and college students (with valid ID);
- free for MDC MOAD members, MDC students, faculty, and staff, and children 12 and under.
Main Street Playhouse 6766 Main Street, Miami Lakes, FL 33014 (Map)