Houston Artist Commissioning Project Live Part 2

 

Houston Artist Commissioning Project Live Part 2

Date

November 12, 2021

Time

7:30 PM

Prices

$25.00

Location

Jones Hall

World Premieres by Riyaaz Qawwali, Harrison Guy & Deborah D.E.E.P. Mouton.

Program

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 

RIYAAZ QAWWALI 
Desi Arts & Discourse
A message of harmony for all faiths, expressed in the lyrics and rhythm of music with South Asian roots. 

HARRISON GUY
Colored Carnegie 
The newest work from the Director of Urban Souls Dance Company centers on the story of Houston’s first Black library.

DEBORAH D.E.E.P. MOUTON 
The World’s Intermission 
Houston’s former poet laureate explores living through the last year, in a new one-act play.

These performances are planned to be socially distanced.

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