On Our Way to Tomorrow – episodes 1-13



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Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, March 1-13 2011
This performance is a soap opera based on real-life drama, filmed on location at the MCA, using MCA staff and visitors as the core actors and extras. The plotlines and characters in the soap opera are part scripted and part improvised. Each day a new episode was filmed and a scenario for the next episode developed. On Our Way to Tomorrow was part of the interaction series and exhibition ‘Without You I Am Nothing’ curated by Tricia Van Eck.

WBEZ 91.5: An MCA Soap Opera


Kirsten Leenaars in conversation with Michael Darling, James W. Alsdorf Chief Curator at the MCA,to discuss excerpts from the soap opera series. October 16, 2012. Listen here

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