Heather Raffo & Amir El Saffar: In Concert: The Sounds of Desire
Friday, March 06, 2009, 7:30 PM

Award-winning author and actress Heather Raffo teams with accomplished jazz trumpeter and Iraqi santoor player Amir El Saffar for a dramatic evening of spoken word and melodic solos.

  • Family Theater
  • $18.00
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Heather Raffo, author and actress of the award-winning one-woman show 9 Parts of Desire, teams up with accomplished jazz trumpeter and Iraqi santoor player Amir El Saffar for In Concert: The Sounds of Desire, a dramatic evening of spoken word and melodic solos. Using characters from 9 Parts of Desire, described by the New Yorker as "an example of how art can remake the world," together they present a concert of urban and classical sounds that spring from both their Iraqi and American roots.
 
Part of ARABESQUE: Arts of the Arab World

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