SUN, MAR 21, 2021
This virtual event will be streamed on FTH YouTube page. STREAM HERE
Join a conversation with the creators and artists featured in Yaa Samar! Dance Theatre’s new film '3 x 13.' Created by award-winning Director Eimi Imanishi and Choreographer Samar Haddad King, '3 x 13' explores the singularity of the individual and the universality of the human experience.
In 12 short films with original music by Lou Tides, 12 artists from around the globe share a journey of transformation that deeply marked their lives. Watch the film here: 3x13film.ysdt.org
Moderated by FTH Deputy Director Sami Abu Shumays.
About YAA SAMAR! DANCE THEATRE (YSDT) - Production Company
YSDT creates invigorating performance and education programs that expand access to- and promote understanding through- the arts. Led by Artistic Director Samar Haddad King, YSDT believes art should be liberating, transformative, and accessible to all. The company operates out of the United States and Arab World and is committed to uniting diverse artists and audiences in the creative process. Since 2005, the non-profit has produced more than 30 original works that have been seen in 10 countries across four continents. www.ysdt.org
'3 x 13' was first developed at the Center for Ballet and the Arts at NYU (where Samar Haddad King was a 2019/20 Resident Fellow), and is supported in part by the A.R.T./New York Relief Fund for NYC Small Theatres, Dance/NYC's Coronavirus Dance Relief Fund, NYC Covid-19 Response and Impact Fund in the New York Community Trust, National Endowment for the Arts, and Takatof Grant for Palestinian Cultural Institutions as part of the A.M Qattan Foundation in Collaboration with Al Mawred Culture Resource.
LOCATION: FTH at HOME (Virtual Venue)