STILL THE RIVER FLOWS: CELEBRATIONS OF WINTER RITUAL FROM THE CARPATHIANS

Genre: Kids, Musical, Other
Winter Solstice Celebration with world music and a shadow puppet play

"Still the River Flows: Celebrations of Winter Rituals from the Carpathian Mountains" is a multidisciplinary event by Yara Arts Group featuring traditional winter song singers and musicians from the Carpathian Mountains of Eastern Europe. Sections of a nativity puppet play from the 18th century with traditional music by arranged by Julian Kytasty will be performed as well as solstice songs from other countries sung by Svitanya, an Eastern European Women's Vocal Ensemble. The event will take place December 26-28, 2008 at La MaMa Experimental Theatre in New York's East Village. "Still the River Flows" is directed by Virlana Tkacz and designed by Watoku Ueno.

Open:   12/26/08
Close:   12/28/08

Schedule:
Friday - Sunday at 7:30pm, Sunday matinee at 2:30pm
Theater:   La Mama E.T.C.
Address:   74A E. 4th Street
New York, NY 10003
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Cost:$25 tdf, $20 students/seniors, $10 children
Buy Tickets Online or Call: at 212-475-7710
Company: La MaMa E.T.C. and Yara Arts Group         Official Web Site: www.lamama.org