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Lena Henkel

Thursday 18 February 2016 07:30 pm to Saturday 27 February 2016 07:30 pm
Times vary

Leader of the world-renowned performance group Forced Entertainment and independent visual artist and writer, Tim Etchells, will have his prolific works exhibited between Februrary 18-27 at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago. 

Etchells work ranges from performance to video, photography, text projects, installation and fiction. Having collaborated with visual artists, choreographers, and photographers including Meg Stuart, Boris Charmatz, Asta Groting, Wendy Houstoun, Elmgreen & Dragset, Philipp Gehmacher, Hugo Glendinning, Vlatka Horvat and many others.

To learn more about Tim, click here.

February 18-19

The Notebook, 7:30 pm

In this performance, two actors play twin brothers struggling with morality in WWII Central Europe. Based off of a novel by Agota Kristof. Running time: 2 hours. May contain mature content; recommended for ages 16+.


February 20

Speak Bitterness, 4:00 pm

This classic Forced Entertainment piece was first performed in 1994 and shows a group of penitents confessing every single crime from the mundane to the violent. Running time: 6 hours (attendees may leave and return).


February 25-27

(In) Complete Works: TableTop Shakespeare, 7:30 pm

Visit our events page for more information on this exciting and fun piece.