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Debut of my first performance art series in the Tampa Bay Area...

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Solo interactive show by Amber DiPietra in an intimate venue, as part of The Tampa Fringe Festival. 

Go here for tickets. www.tampafringe.org


Thurs, May 3, 730pm.  Fri, May 4th, 1030pm.  Sat, May 5th, 5pm.  Sun, May 6th, 215pm.   Weds, May 9th, 6pm. Sat, May 12th, 730pm.


@ HCC Studio Theatre - 1411 E 11th Avenue, Ybor City, FL 33605 For disability access questions and requests, including ASL, please contact me. 415 867 1124. amberdipietra@gmail.com


This piece explores how theater can be experienced as bodywork--like a massage, a yoga class, a therapeutic zen dance session. It is a meditation on gravity, rest, flow, and slow movement through experiments in physical improv and contact. Diverse bodies and abilities unfold into variable social sculptures.


Some theorists say disability is a social performance, situated along a spectrum of what is considered “the normal body”. The same could be said for the normal body. How normal is your body? How does it move? How has it hoped to move? What is…

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The first run of my show starts in one week! pic.twitter.com/74EqiE0Zwb — amber dipietra (@thebodypoetik) April 26, 2018
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April 25, 2018 at 11:03PM
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“Mini Me” actor’ssuicide. My statement on Facebook. Don’t be confused. It’s not dwarfism that drives people to despair, it’s social ignorance and cruelty. Stunted social imaginations… pic.twitter.com/oZgzZeqPWj — amber dipietra (@thebodypoetik) April 23, 2018
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April 23, 2018 at 12:39PM
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Yay, I'm here!!! https://t.co/zStReLy89A — amber dipietra (@thebodypoetik) April 20, 2018
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April 20, 2018 at 03:50PM
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This weekend, headed to @nolapoetry to give a talk on poetry and divination with Mg Roberts and Selah Saterstrom. I will focus on Tantric practices and using spine as a divining rod for the deep well of fluency within us. — amber dipietra (@thebodypoetik) April 16, 2018
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April 16, 2018 at 10:01AM
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Sumati Sparks @lifeoflovenfun is interviewing me for her Leading Edge Love podcast tonight! — amber dipietra (@thebodypoetik) April 10, 2018
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April 10, 2018 at 02:23PM
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During a talk about your art in the context of the "disability" rights movement, you explain the socio-political importance of the term, since it's not really used in the area. Audience member says, "My friend calls herself otherly-abled, so I'm going to use that." Your response? — amber dipietra (@thebodypoetik) April 8, 2018
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April 08, 2018 at 10:25AM
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amberdipietra@gmail.com
415-867-1124
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