ALL Atlacualo YBCA 2011

ALL Atlacualo YBCA 2011
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ATLACUALO: The Ceasing of WaterMarch 12, 2011Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Forum, San Francisco, CAConceived and performed by Jose Navarrete with Violeta LunaWritten by Debby KajiyamaMusic by Javier Torres MaldonadoSets by Lauren ElderThis work sample shows an excerpt from a full evening (80minute) work that addresses pressing ecological issues about waterrights and plastic pollution. The work draws on the poetry andpower of pre-Hispanic myths and constructs a compellingdiscourse on the depletion of natural resources in a production thatcombines movement, performance art, new music, visual artinstallation, and video.It is an example of a work created by Navarrete and written byKajiyama (with Navarrete also performing) that addresses social andenvironmental concerns using multi-disciplinary performance. Navarreteand Kajiyama have worked together for the past 13 years and will becollaborating and performing in the proposed new work «The AnastasioProject» as well.