Cynthia Hopkins (photo by Jeff Sugg)Somewhere between fire and ice.
A live documentary that warms up a cold winter night.
by Lisa McKeown
There is no starting over, there is no 12 step program to recover from this kind of climate change. We're sunk.
The metaphor, she admits, is imperfect. After all, alcoholics almost always have to hit rock-bottom before they can start over. Not so in our case. If we wait to hit rock-bottom, if we wait to run out of resources or until we've destroyed enough for it to be a problem, it will already be too late. There is no starting over, there is no 12 step program to recover from this kind of climate change. We're sunk.
This Clement World is part of the Carbon 14: Climate is Culture Performance Series curated and presented by The Theatre Centre in partnership with the Cape Farewell Foundation.
Jan. 29 - Feb. 2
Running Time: 80 minutes