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A/K/A Benjamin (Franklin’s Women)

August 25, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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One event on August 25, 2016 at 8:00pm

- $15 - $20

A/K/A Benjamin (Franklin’s Women) is an interdisciplinary concert presentation by Concert Timbre celebrating Benjamin Franklin’s female identities, satires, and hoaxes that were used to critique love, gender stereotypes, witch hunts, and the slavery of his era (and a peek at his art and science).

Click the links below for Advance Tickets – $15 Franklin Fan/$25 Benefactor

August 23 @ 8 pm

August 25 @ 8 pm

Limited number of day of tickets available:  $20 at the door 


Featuring original text by Benjamin Franklin

Original Music Composed by:

Benjamin Franklin, Whitney George, Stephanie Greig, Chris Hall, Manuela Lechler, Wolfgang Mozart, Kyoko Oyobe, and Ann Warren

Choreography by Johari Mayfield

Projections by Robert Morton

A/K/A Benjamin

(Franklin’s Women)

Performers:

Piano – Kyoko Oyobe, Alto Sax – Manuela Lechler

Violin – Adam von Housen, Trumpet – Hugh Ash

Bass – John-Paul Norpoth, Drums – Joe Tucker, Guitar – Stephanie Greig

Dancer – Johari Mayfield, Actor – Alejandra Venancio


About Concert Timbre: 

Concrete Timbre artists began working together in 1999 as a studio performance collective to create and record soundscapes, sound installations,  theatrical sound designs, and to produce theatrical performances that feature music and sound.

By 2005 we formalized into a composer driven collective to create opportunities and produce multidisciplinary compositions featuring live music, text, projections, movement, and art.

Details

Date:
August 25, 2016
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$15 - $20
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Website:
http://concretetimbre.com/2016-aka-benjamin.html

Venue

The Old Stone House at Washington Park
336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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Phone:
718.768.3195