Forgiveness   Photo
Forgiveness
photo: Jack Vartoogian

Education/Performing Arts
ARTISTS IN CONVERSATION
THE JOURNEY TO FORGIVENESS


TUESDAY,
FEBRUARY 29, 2000,
7 PM

FREE
INTERMEDIA ARTS, 2822 LYNDALE AVENUE SOUTH, MINNEAPOLIS 612.871.4444


FOSTERING FORGIVENESS
FEBRUARY: 24 | 25 | 29
MARCH: 1 | 9-11 | 11


Explore the process involved in making Forgiveness through the perspectives of the three primary creative collaborators. Eve Beglarian, Akira Matsui, and Chen Shi-Zheng talk about their inspiration for the piece, their work with master artists from diverse cultures, and their personal and emotional links to this project. The dialogue is moderated by Sandy Agustin, Director of Community and Education Programs at Intermedia Arts, and Rick Shiomi, Artistic Director at Theater Mu.

THE RESIDENCY ACTIVITIES AND PERFORMANCES ARE PRESENTED BY WALKER ART CENTER PERFORMING ARTS AND EDUCATION/COMMUNITY PROGRAMS DEPARTMENTS IN ASSOCIATION WITH ASIAN AMERICAN RENAISSANCE, CAAM, INTERMEDIA ARTS, MINNESOTA DANCE ALLIANCE, THE KOREAN-AMERICAN TODAY AND TOMORROW CENTER, AND THEATER MU.

FORGIVENESS WAS CO-COMMISSIONED BY THE WALKER ART CENTER, ASIA SOCIETY (NYC), HEBBEL THEATRE (BERLIN), FESTIVAL D'AUTOMNE (PARIS), THE FLYNN THEATRE (VERMONT), AND UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN, AND WAS MADE POSSIBLE IN PART BY A GRANT FROM THE MEET THE COMPOSER/INTERNATIONAL CREATIVE COLLABORATIONS PROGRAM, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE FORD FOUNDATION. ADDITIONAL FUNDS PROVIDED BY THE NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS AND THE BUSH FOUNDATION.