December 4, 2013 —
NEW YORK, NY — NACL held the New York premiere of “STRUCK,” its new performance about neurology, the workings of the mind, and one woman’s walk on the razor’s-edge between life and death on December 5. “STRUCK” will be presented December 5 to 21, Wednesdays through Saturdays at 8:30 p.m. and Sundays at 4 p.m. at HERE, 145 Sixth Ave. at Spring Street, enter at Dominick Street.
“STRUCK” was co-created by NACL Artistic Director and actress Tannis Kowalchuk, who suffered a major stroke in 2011. In collaboration with fellow NACL actor Brett Keyser, neuroscientist Allison Waters, New York playwright Kristen Kosmas and Canadian director Ker Wells, “STRUCK” was created as a response to that close brush with mortality.