Forgiveness   Photo
Forgiveness
photo: Jack Vartoogian

Education/Performing Arts
FIRESIDE CHAT
MOVING HISTORY


FRIDAY,
FEBRUARY 25, 2000,
7 PM

SUGGESTED DONATION: $4 ($2 WALKER, AAR, AND MDA MEMBERS)
ASIAN AMERICAN RENAISSANCE 1564 LAFOND AVENUE, ST. PAUL 651.641.4040
MEMBERS PAY HALF PRICE!$



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


Utilizing slides, video, dance, and discussion, Song Hee Lee (Korea) and Filipino-American dancer/choreographer Pearl Ubungen (San Francisco) exchange creative ideas on the translation of history through movement in their work. Ubungen is currently artist-in-residence with Asian American Renaissance and the Minnesota Dance Alliance. Space is limited; reservations are strongly recommended.


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.