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19th International Performance Festival

This year, our performance festival explores the themes of space and the body with a festival of performances.

Electric Hamsa

Join award-winning dancer Alia Mohamed in a live music spectacle as she merges contemporary and traditional middle eastern dance forms with a sci-fi, vanguard performance in a night celebrating Arab-futurism. Journey across time, space and wild soundscapes with this hybrid performance. The opening reception features Syrian delights provided by Break Bread, Break Borders.

Paper Pielby Jimena Bermejo & Chris Brokaw (USA)

Paper Pielby Jimena Bermejo & Chris Brokaw (USA) is a multi-disciplinary experience created by dancer and choreographer Jimena Bermejo and in collaboration with musician Chris Brokaw from Boston, MA. Paper Piel explores the cartography of the body and its relationship to paper, which is tied to the migration of information.