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Cellular Cenes 2017
June 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Put your walking shoes on and join us for a street performance featuring a romance for two and a chorus of cell phones on the streets of Downtown Lee’s Summit. We will have one performance at 7 p.m. beginning at Red Door Wine Store. Cellular Cenes is presented by Summit Theatre Group and Downtown Lee’s Summit Main Street.
Event starts at Red Door Wine Store, located at 229 SE Main Street, Lee’s Summit, MO 64063. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to showtime to check-in.
What is Cellular Cenes?
Cellular ‘Cenes is a short romance told in 5 scenes. Each scene (‘cene) is set in a different street locale within a typical downtown business district. Rather than build sets and put them on a stage, the scenes are designed to take place in actual places in the city. The audience follows the action by moving from place to place and witnessing the action as it occurs on site.
The twist, and hence the title, is that the audience has no idea where the next scene is going to be until they receive a text message by cell phone telling them where to go. They walk to the new location, have a little time to visit the business there and then see the next scene. No scene lasts longer than 10 minutes and the entire production,including walking time, takes about an hour and 15 minutes to perform.