Immerse yourself into the famous Jewish Brazilian writer Clarice Lispector?s Journey to YES.
We begin at our Choose! Clarice Lispector?s Gala on October 6th, 2016 to raise funds for our upcoming production, Inside The Wild Heart, a sensorial theatrical immersion into the life and works of Jewish Brazilian writer Clarice Lispector. The show will premiere on November 3rd, 2016 in New York, NY.
Beginning at the Gala, with performance art glimpses of the show, and finally through the Inside the Wild Heart theater production, you?ll see, feel, and experience why Clarice Lispector is described as the most important Jewish Brazilian writer in the world since Kafka, and her persistent questioning of the CHOICES between yes and no.
Honorees of the night:
Katrina Dodson - The translator behind the success of Clarice Lispector's Complete Stories published in 2015. With the recent translation and publication of her complete short stories Clarice is gaining heightened appreciation and acclaim within America?s literary canon and reaching new readers. In fact, Lispector?s Complete Stories is recognized in the New York Times list of 2015 notable books, the National Post of Canada?s list of best books of the year, the Boston Globe?s Best Books of 2015, and in the list of 24 Best Fiction Books of 2015 by Buzzfeed Books.
Marcia Grostein - Brazilian visual artist based in New York. Her works are represented in many museum collections including The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, MOMA/PS1, The Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art at The University of Texas at Austin, The Chrysler Museum in Norfolk, Virginia, The Seattle Museum of Art, MACSMuseu de, Arte Contempornea de Sorocaba, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Japan and others as well as numerous private collections.
Part I - Boutique Gala
The night starts at 6:30PM with Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres while guests enjoy a Durational Performance from the actual show Inside the Wild Heart.
Following, we'll present the the Honorees of the night, then begin a Live Auction presenting Works of Art from outstanding Brazilian visual artists including Marcia Grostein.
Finally, dinner and desserts, designed by Brazilian Artisan Chef, Geany Menezes, will delight the palate with a truly unique Brazilian sensory experience specially created for our 50 distinguished guests.
Part II - After party
At 9:30 PM we will celabrate have an after party with open bar and DJ Greg Caz will spin the best of Brazilian music.
All proceeds will benefit Group .BR's new production, ?Inside the Wild Heart? of Clarice Lispector
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