Feathers of Fire: A Persian Epic Past

Apr 16-17, 2016 ,
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
- Cambridge, MA, United States

"Spectacular" - Francis Ford Coppola
"Beautiful!" - American Theatre Magazine
One Weekend Only:
April 16 and 17, at 3:00 PM and 7:00 PM
Don't miss the opportunity to see the latest project by Iranian artist and filmmaker Hamid Rahmanian.
Original Music by Loga Ramin Torkian and Azam Ali

See the trailer here: http://bit.ly/1q6Mooi

BBC Persian Coverage of Feathers of Fire: https://youtu.be/e-tZ47an3Ik

A visually breathtaking cinematic shadow play for ALL AGES, this action-packed performance stages the magical tale of Zaul and Rudabeh, star-crossed lovers from the 10th-century Persian epic Shahnameh. The largest shadow puppet play ever performed, Feathers of Fire features over 140 colorful shadow puppets, performers in elaborate masks and costumes, and digitally animated backgrounds, seamlessly choreographed together and projected onto a cinemascope-size screen to give the audience a feeling of “live animation.” Conceived, designed, and directed by visual artist and 2014 Guggenheim Fellow Hamid Rahmanian in collaboration with Larry Reed and ShadowLight Productions, the show has played to sold-out audiences in New York and San Francisco, will entertain children and adults alike. Running time: 70 minutes, in English.

To purchase tickets, please go to the Harvard Box Office website: http://bit.ly/1XrgZHx

continue

Contact the organizer for latest event info. Kodoom.com is not responsible for any changes made in the above information.   Report or Flag this event

Promote this event
"Raghs" A One Woman Show by Sohailla Mahjour
Jan 26-29, 2017 - New York, NY
Iranian Events Around the World
Sponsored Ad
"Raghs" A One Woman Show by Sohailla Mahjour
Jan 26-29, 2017
Iranian Events Around the World
Iran's Revolutionary Guards reaps economic rewards in Syria
Push to Kill Iran-Airbus- Boeing Deal Renewed
At least 30 firefighters killed in collapse of high-rise in Iran
Trump Nominees: No More Mr. Nice Guy on Iran
Female bodybuilder imprisoned in Iran for un-Islamic photos
Iran shoots at a drone in central Tehran: military commander
Israeli, Palestinian Women Unite For Peace in The ...
In Pictures: Tradtional Camel's back Wedding in ...
Iran's Top Female Volleyballer Joins Bulgarian Team ...
In Pictures: Pro-Reform Chants in the Funeral of ...
Video: Why The Persians, and Not The Greeks, were ...
Afghan Star: Popular Afghan TV Talent Show