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Song of Song of Songs

  • Judson Memorial Church 55 Washington Square S New York, NY, 10012 United States (map)

Magic Time at Judson Memorial Church presents

"Song of Song of Songs"

created by Marisa Michelson
developed with and directed by Ethan Heard
choreography by Chase Brock
video by Nick Hussong

featuring:
cello
piano
guitar
bonsuri flute
melodica
percussion
*and*
12 singers

“My body is yours but my body is mine.” 

In between a live music video, an oratorio and a dance piece, Song of Songs of Songs” combines voices, movement, instruments, and video to bring alive the Western world’s oldest erotic poem; exploring the thin line between longing for earthly love and longing for divine love. 

Please join us in this inaugural developmental performance, kicking off a two year exploration of desire and divinity by composer Marisa Michelson. 

with ~
Ako, Maggie Brothers, Troy Burton, Patrick Cragin, Tamrin Goldberg, Eric Fraser, Chad Goodridge, Aubrey Johnson, Marisa Michelson, Kavi Octane, Brian Sanders, Shawn Shafner, Adam Sica

Admission is FREE! 

Producer/Stage Manager: Kevin James Connor
Graphic Design: Priska Wegner

Developed with support from The Ted & Mary Jo Charitable Gift Fund

Later Event: September 19
Bansuri Flute Ragas