Vulcan Mars is a Rashomon-like retelling of the mythological
love triangle between Venus, her husband Vulcan, and Mars, her lover.
Each god gets a chance to tell his/her version of the story!
Kathy Randels plays Venus, J
Hammons is Vulcan, and special guest artist Joseph
Meissner is Mars. Sources include stories from Greek and Roman
mythology, and poetry by New Orleans poet Andy Young, and
members of Moving Humans
narrative, surreal characters and fantastic scenarios, The Dancing
Dwarf is a staging of the Haruki Murakami short story
of the same name. The dancing dwarf and the beautiful woman from
Section 8 entice the elephant factory worker with the ultimate question.
It's Rumplestiltskin in recently-made-red Russia. The two pieces
are woven together with set and objects by Jeff Becker and
original music composed and performed by Sean LaRocca.
Multidisciplinary Arts Center
1724 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
April 11-14 & April 18-20, 2003
This program is supported by a grant from
the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development,
Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism, in cooperation
with the Louisiana State Arts Council as administered by
the Arts Council of New Orleans.