A dramatic celebration of the seeker’s journey through world music, dance, and meditation in a theatrical setting featuring Stephen Day and Friends. Directed by Madeleine Dahm.
Sunday, March 26 @ 6.00pm
$20 general admission / $15 members, students, seniors
The evening’s festivities will include:
– An interactive music and meditation journey through the subtle system of chakras and energy channels ending with a silent meditation
– An Indian Dance recital featuring Bharat Natyam style dance.
– A ‘Steel on Steel’ world music exploration with Caribbean style Steel Drums and Sarod (a nineteen stringed fretless Indian instrument)
– Vocal Performances Soundscapes with accompanying time lapse visuals
– Collaborative Group Performances featuring all of the above and more !
Sahaja Meditation – (www.sahajameditation.com)
Sahaja Meditation is a simple time-honored technique. It helps reduce stress and increase wellness. Anyone can do it. It is also free.
Madeleine Dahm – Director ( www.dahmtheatrearts.com )
Madeleine Dahm is an international respected British theater and dance artist with over 30 years experience in international performance, theater directing and choreography. Madeleine has worked with some of the world’s leading theaters, companies, arts organizations and training academies, – and has trained with renowned innovators in theater, dance, multi-media, film, music and art.
Stephen Day – Sarod ( www.stephendaymusic.com )
Stephen Day lived in India for three year under the training of the world’s foremost proponent of Sarod – Ustad Amjad Ali Khan. He has been bringing music and meditation concerts to the world since his return to the US with the Awakenings Show being the synthesis of a large body of compositions, songs, and performance experience.
“Stephen Day is a musician that uses his sarod playing to elevate our hearts and minds so that we may more readily access the spiritual dimension of our selves” – Gary Goldberg, In the Spirit WRPI 91.5 Troy, N.Y.
Ricardo Hambra – Tabla / Percussion & Vocals (www.ultradeepfieldmusic.com)
Ricardo Hambra is an accomplished musician, composer, producer, author (Tabla For All-Tabla Para Todos), teacher and an experienced Yoga Meditation practitioner. Rik’s teachers include the great Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain, Hand drumming wizard Mr John Bergamo, the one and only singer performer Mrs Meredith Monk, among others.
Joseph Peck – Steel Drums ( www.josephpeckmusic.com )
“Joseph Peck’s sensitive touch coupled with his ability to listen creates music from beyond time and space” – Mariane Karou – founder of Dance Alive, Inc.
Anny Lieberman – Vocals ( www.annlieberman.com )
Anny Lieberman is a singer best known for her remarkable ability to deliver amazing performances in a wide range of musical styles. She has embraced music and meditation in transforming to a new direction in her career and highly recommends it to anybody looking for a joy giving transformation of their body, mind and spirit.
Natasha Wolfe – Indian Classical Dance
Natasha Wolfe has recently returned from 4 years of studying Indian Classical Dance (Bharat Natyam) in Southern India and is looking forward to bringing the purity of the art form in her performances in the West.
Eric Mathew Sedorovitz – Gongs, Cymbal, Bells
Eric Matthew Sedorovitz is a long time musician who has acquired a unique collection of the world’s most sacred healing instruments from ancient Tibetan bowls to handmade German gongs. With these tools he creates a revolutionary experience that transcends the conscious mind and brings the listener into an effortless state of peace, bliss and gratitude.