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Joe Goode Performance Group -- now at the Old Mint building -- is Traveling Light and eloquent as ever

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Joe Goode brings his eloquent choreography and sharp observation into a heart of American capital: San Francisco's Old Mint

The carefully-honed Traveling is a very special vehicle for Goode's excellent dancers-actors-singers, who are well supported by the additional cast. At one point Cloidt gives a quartet a four-part a cappella harmony, and they sail through it with ease. Goode badly wants the world to be a better place, but that's not why we keep watching him and listening to him. We go back because his work sings, dances, and speaks with rare eloquence. I think what we want — and get — is what Barrueto-Cabello hungered for: beauty.

TRAVELING LIGHT

Wed-Sun, 8 p.m. (also Fri.–Sat., 10 p.m.), through Aug. 1, $29–$44

The Old Mint Building

88 Fifth St., SF

(415) 561-6565

www.joegoode.org

 

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