the living art of storytelling in Massachusetts
Time: February 26, 2011 from 7pm to 7:45pm
Location: Central Square Theater
Street: 450 Mass Ave
City/Town: Cambridge MA
Website or Map: http://www.centralsquaretheat…
Phone: (617) 576-9278
Event Type: storytelling, theater
Organized By: Michael Anderson, Charlot Lucien & Norah Dooley
Latest Activity: Feb 26, 2011
by Derek Walcott
Directed by Megan Sandberg-Zakian
February 10th - March 13th
Talk in the Box Events
All free with price of admission to Ti-Jean & His Brothers.
Charlot Lucien and family along with massmouth will perform an original work about the father of the Haitian Revolution, Toussaint L'Ouverture.
Charlot Lucien, founder and co-director of the Haitian Artists Assembly of Massachusetts, has established himself as a master storyteller since the release of his first CD, "Ti Oma" (2001) and numerous storytelling performances. His work has been praised by critics in Haiti and in the Diaspora as a sure continuation of the legacy of Haiti's most famous storytellers. As an artist and an illustrator, Lucien has participated in group exhibits and illustrated magazines, newspapers (Le Nouvelliste, Haiti en March, Regards 2000, INAGHEI Actuel, Haiti Libérée, etc.) and books. He is the author of two volumes, "Ces Grosses Têtes de l'Actualité, Vol. I & Vol. II"
Additional narration by Tony Toledo and Norah Dooley