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Mosaic Dances: Celebrating 15 Years of Mediterranean Magic

  • Manhattan Movement & Arts Center 248 W. 60th St. New York, NY 10023 United States (map)

2018 marks the 15-year anniversary since Mosaic Dance Theater Company’s (MDTC) inaugural performance with a special a concert featuring signature works from the Company’s repertory of dance and folklore from the Mediterranean region -- North Africa, the Middle East, and southern Europe.

Among the works in the concert are:
• “Raks al-Sai’idi,” a joyous folkloric dance of Upper Egypt, and one of MDTC’s signature dance works, featuring sagat (finger cymbals), assaya (cane), and balas (Water jug);
• “Enheduanna” an excerpt from “Fo(u)r Women,” a theatrical multi-media work celebrating the life of this first non-anonymous author of the ancient Mesopotamian civilization of Sumer;
• “La Lettera d’Isabella,” an original scenario for the commedia dell’arte, portrayed through movement and dance to an underscore of traditional Italian folk music.

Tickets: $25.00 general admission in advance; $35.00 at the door; $20.00 for Seniors
To purchase, click HERE or call 1-877-987-6487.