The Winter Bear
April 15th through April 16th
An Alaska Native Teen Rises Above Trauma
Since 2010, over 8500 people in 38 communities all over Alaska have seen The Winter Bear, a play about a troubled Alaska Native teenager considering suicide until Native Athabascan elder Sidney Huntington turns him around using a mixture of tough love and traditional culture. Now even more audiences will be able to experience this compelling drama as The Winter Bear Project turns over production and related outreach of The Winter Bear to Perseverance Theatre.
The Winter Bear is presented by Perseverance Theatre.
Runs approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes including intermission.
MATURE CONTENT: Suicide
BABIES — Discouraged. Ticket required for all ages.
CHILDREN — Recommended for ages 13 and older.
Disruptive patrons of any age will be expected to exit the show.
Elvera Voth Hall
Alaska Center for the Performing Arts
621 W 6th Ave, Anchorage
All levels of the theatres in the Center have wheelchair-and scooter-accessible locations where patrons can remain in their wheelchairs/scooters or transfer to portable theater seats. Select seats labeled "W" to purchase these seats.
Scooters cannot be placed in the aisles due to the Center's evacuation plan. Patrons are welcome to transfer to a Center transport wheelchair in the lobby to gain access to permanent seat locations. Devices will be stored in the lobbies.
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621 West 6th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99501.
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