About the Grant

$40,000 to support The Success of Failure (or, The Failure of Success) (MAP 2008), a new work by Cynthia Hopkins in collaboration with Jeffrey Sugg and James Findlay.

About the Project

Conceived as Part III of The Accidental Trilogy (serving as both prequel and sequel to Parts I and II: Accidental Nostalgia and Must Don’t Whip ‘em), The Success of Failure is an ancient, epic folk tale from the far distant future - communicated to the audience via a live science-fiction film - about rival strategies for surviving the death of the sun.

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Cynthia Hopkins

The Walker Arts Center


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