Neo Benshi Numero Dos, TONIGHT!
Aug05

Neo Benshi Numero Dos, TONIGHT!

The second installment of our newest monthly series, Neo Benshi, is TONIGHT! BooTown and Beta Theater are bringing you a mini version of our Benshi shows. 7 teams are pairing up to bring you 4-6 minute clips completely re-imagined…and it’s all done live!! Beta Theater is located in the school building that houses Meca at 1900 Kane Street, room 116. Use the entrance off of Silver street if you want to...

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Pink Panic and Platahontas
Jul22

Pink Panic and Platahontas

Good news, everyone! Poncili Creacion from Puerto Rico is in town this Wednesday July 21st to perform their show Pink Panic at Rudyard’s. AND we are reprising Platahontas. So if you missed it the first time and want to see some badass puppetry from around the world, please come. The show starts at 8:30 (doors are at 8pm) and costs $8. Here’s a little bit about Poncili – Poncili designs transcendental experiences by...

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Grown-up Storytime 68 TONIGHT!
Jul15

Grown-up Storytime 68 TONIGHT!

GUST 68 is tonight! This is our first Grown-up Storytime of the 2014-2015 season and our first regular storytime with two showings. The shows are at 8pm and 10pm at Rudyards (2010 Waugh) and still cost only $5. Tickets can be purchased at the door. Doors open at 7pm and 9:30, respectively. Hope to see you there! TOTS! THE LINEUP Host – Tim Anderson 1. Bakers Island, written by Paul F. and read by Jeromy Barber 2. 10 Months Til...

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Submit to Grown-up Storytime!
Jul05

Submit to Grown-up Storytime!

Our 2014-2015 season is underway! The first installment of our new monthly series, Neo Benshi, was great and we hope that you can make it to/participate in the next one on August 5th. The next Grown-up Storytime is on July 15 and there are still five days left to submit a story. You can email one to grownupstorytime@bootown.org or submit it online right HERE! Here’s a good one from GUST 54 way back in February 2013. I Hate...

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Neo Benshi #1 is Tonight!
Jul01

Neo Benshi #1 is Tonight!

Hi everyone! We are starting a brand new monthly event called Neo Benshi and the first show is tonight! Six teams of two have prepared a short clip in our Benshi style. So basically that means they have re-imagined/re-written/re-scored a 4-6 minute clip of something/anything. It could be a music video, it could be a clip from a Fellini film, it could be from your favorite episode of Saved by the Bell. Who knows! The show starts at 9pm...

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