Dancers' Group
UpSwing Aerial Dance Company and Symmetricity present
"Sling Shot" Bay Area Film Premiere
6 short aerial & site-specific dance & 2 music films

A Bay Area Film Premiere & Fundraiser
Featuring films by Cherie Carson and David Creech
Presented at The New Parkway Theater in Oakland, CA

Oakland, CA.  UpSwing Aerial Dance Company and Symmetricity are proud to announce, "Sling Shot", a Bay Area film premiere and fundraiser featuring six award-winning aerial and site-specific dance films and two music films created 2020-2022 by directors Cherie Carson and David Creech.

The Bay Area premiere takes place at The New Parkway Theater in Oakland on June 11, 2021. These films, collectively, have been selected for 95 festivals across the world and received 21 awards. The films showcase music by Dan Cantrell, Carolyn Wonderland, Dave Worm, Voices in a New World and the artistry of UpSwing Aerial Dance Company. Aerialists featured in the dance films are UpSwing Company members Kirstin Brown, Helen Fitanides, Kiran Haithcox, Alissa Kaplan Soto and Helium Valentine. 

The films you will see are: AloneTogether, Between River Rocks and Sand, Bones, Water Spirit, Knowing Each Other, Messages, Bad, and Pressure. 

"Sling Shot" is a celebration in film that aims to shed light on the power of artists coming together through dance, music and film during the pandemic. This live event and this "On Demand" event also serves as a fundraiser for UpSwing Aerial Dance Company and Symmetricity, who are teaming up to create a new aerial dance film to be performed in Mendocino in a stand of Redwood trees.

Your viewing this "On Demand" showing supports Cherie Carson and David Creech in their fundraising efforts and you will also enjoy these incredible films and music. 

Thank you for your support. Enjoy the show!

Refund Policy:
All sales are final and no refunds will be allowed for this event.

On demand tickets available until Friday, Jul 14, 11:00 PM PDT.

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