JOIN US THIS SUNDAY! THE CHIRON FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS AND ENVIRONMENT is in two parts! Part One 4PM is Christopher Kaufman’s imaginative and educational series, The Phantastic Theater, which presents new music and art to family audiences of all stripes! Part Two 6PM is the continuation of Kaufman’s long running series, CHIRON PERFORMING ARTS, presenting new music and art in a highly creative and effective manner! Environmental Theme pervades!
THE BROOKLYN COMMONS, 388 Atlantic ave, Brooklyn, NY!
only $15 for one, then $5 for additional family members! Tickets HERE.
You will see/hear: world renowned Flutist/Composer Robert Dick performing on his giant human-sized flute to a film of Earth from space, Opera Star Jennifer Roderer and Concert Pianist Daniel Rieppel performing the music of Ravel and scenes from operas such as Hansel and Gretel, Jeffrey Weeks Harrison, fresh from his years in Africa, performing his cinematographic work, ‘A Day in the Life of an Elephant’! Christopher Kaufman’s epic work, Hudson Valley Music which incorporates live music performance, hundreds of natural sounds, video of natural images and the work of artist Ken Cro-Ken and takes you on a journey from the Long Island Sound, up the Hudson River Valley and into mythological space!
There’s More! Arunima Roy from Jane Goodall’s org. will speak, Emmy Award Winning composer Joe Carrol (who worked with Jim Henson on projects such as Sesame Street) will address the audience on the subject of activating creativity to accomplish goals (such as saving the planet!), and the entire event begins with a performance of Christopher Kaufman’s ‘The Musical Forest’, with young artist Sofia Rose, which is a music adventure story including dance, acting, full symphonic music, colorful illustrative art and puppetry!