Houston Artist Commissioning Project Live Part 1
October 16, 2021
The Houston Artist Commissioning Project (HACP) supports new works, across all arts disciplines, from working artists here in Houston. Over two weekends, six live performance winners in the project’s pilot year will take the stage at Jones Hall. These are Houston’s creative voices, responding to our time with uproarious creativity.
PROGRAM IN DETAIL—ALL WORLD PREMIERES & SPA COMMISSIONS BY HOUSTON ARTISTS
SAY GIRL SAY with Two Star Symphony and Input Output
Indie band Say Girl Say calls in the strings for a “musical and visual human experience.”
Black, Blue, All Lives; OH MY!
A 10-year spoken word veteran and producer in Houston brings together a poetic ensemble to explore where we're divided, and where we're all the same.
LOOP38 + HOUSTON CONTEMPORARY DANCE COMPANY
Body and Spirit (Corpórea y Espíritu)
Boundary-pushing music and dance groups explore the frictions between opposing forces.
These performances are planned to be socially distanced.