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Public Program: Hilary Brown + Lamy Istrefi Jr “New York Sketches”

Friday, January 26, 2018 7:30 pm

Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning
161-4 Jamaica Ave Jamaica , 11432 map
Free  

New York Sketches is a 60-minute guided tour of New York City through the eyes and ears of choreographer, HILARY BROWN and composer, LAMY ISTREFI JR.. Joined by their collaborators, dance artist, MAGDA KACZMARSKA and vocalist, RIE YAMAGUCHI-BORDEN, they take the audience across a map of the 5 boroughs: Manhattan, the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island, to evoke the time, space and sound of a city like no other. A homage to the eclecticism of these communities, the performance navigates the intersection of movements and instruments onstage to share stories of the past, personal and spiritual.

 

concept and direction: HILARY BROWN | HB2 Projects and LAMY ISTREFI JR.

choreography: HILARY BROWN | HB2 Projects in collaboration with MAGDA KACZMARSKA

music:LAMY ISTREFI JR.

text: RIE YAMAGUCHI-BORDEN

performance by:HILARY BROWN,LAMY ISTREFI JR.,MAGDA KACZMARSKARIE YAMAGUCHI-BORDEN and the MUSICAL MINDS ORCHESTRA*

*List of musicians to be confirmed before January 2018.