A benefit for
Highways Performance Space
May, 10 2008 at Highways’ 19th Birthday: “Nervous Breakdown”
1651 18th St., Santa Monica, California 90404
Cost : $30/$25
Saturday, May 10 features an eclectic mix of new performance, music, and spoken word by members of Highways’ illustrious alumni. ARTEL presents “A Chapter from The Legendary Times of Bulgakov,” an excerpt from their full-length performance The Legendary Times of Bulgakov. Levan D. Hawkins presents a new performance incorporating drama, poetry, music, and dance with “I Did it My Way,” in which, after experiencing emotional trauma, a man learns his greatest lesson from Aretha Franklin. Mira Kingsley presents an excerpt from her current full length piece, Yes is a long time, written by Sibyl O’Malley, and performed by Kingsley and Antonio Anagaran, Jr. Dorian Wood and special guest Killsonic perform “The Pond,” a three-part lullaby about an army of children who wander into a dark forest and discover a deep, dark truth. The evening also includes a new, original performance by Nao Bustamante.
Nao is performing the piece titled “Given Over to Want”.
blue13 dance company
Naked with Shoes (Anne + Jeff Grimaldo)
Rosanna Gamson/World Wide
LeVan D. Hawkins
Fri + Sat 8:30pm $20/$15