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Philippe Petit lecture


PHILIPPE PETIT Lecture
 
Philippe Petit-Man on Wire-will discuss his life dedicated to creating "theater in the sky." Petit has presented more than 80 high-wire walks around the world, the most famous his 1974 illegal walk for nearly an hour on a steel cable stretched between the twin towers in New York City. A lecture by Philippe is a bit like landing on the moon: everything is different, surprising, and exciting!
Presented by The Creative Arts Across Disciplines initiative of Vassar College, funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
 
October 6
 
(reservations are required two weeks prior to opening date)
 
Lecture will take place in the Martel Theater, located in the Vogelstein Center for Drama and Film Building
 
5:30pm
Email boxoffice@vassar.edu for reservations, or call (845) 437-5599