Faustin Linyekula: Philly Files
Thursday April 21 & Friday April 22, 2016 | 6pm
Saturday April 23, 2016 | 3pm
Location: 2819 North American Street
Congolese dancer and choreographer Faustin Linyekula looks at North Philadelphia through movement, storytelling, community, and live music. The work includes King Britt's mixes with musicians Tim Motzer, Heru Shabaka-ra, Anthony Tidd, and dancers from the University of the Arts including Chloe Newton, Maya Simmons, Haylee Warner, Matthew Emig, Meredith Pellon, Stephanie Bernal-Villarrea, Lea Sargiotto, Rhiannon Laymon, Indigo Sparks, Cameron Childs, and Assistant, Kristel Baldoz. Scenography by Jean-Christophe Lanquetin. The performance will take place in a warehouse in North Philadelphia.