Sophia Chizuco's Origami workshop for "Amerike, The Golden Land" August 3rd, Thursday from 12-1pm at Museum of Jewish Heritage 36 Battery Place,
I am happy to announce Sophia Chizuco's Origami workshop for "Amerike, The Golden Land". At this origami workshop. you will learn how to create a magic sailboat or a happy crane. As you progress with your creation, we will also investigate your own or your family's immigration heritage and the American experience. Thank you very much for inviting me, National Yiddish Theater Folksbiene.
From the associate producer of Broadway’s Indecent, Amerike – The Golden Land tells the stories of an immigrant people as they strive to build a new life while continuing the traditions that made them who they are. Experience the gripping musical journey of those who helped shape the land of the free. In Yiddish with English and Russian supertitles.
Public artists, Walis Johnson, Laura Chipley, Samara Smith, Sophia Chizuco, Seema Pandya, Frid Branham, working in a variety of media will loan work to Wagner until end of August. Featured work also includes a showcase of Staten Island Street Art's Public Art mapping project and Student-Juried Public Art Proposals for Wagner's Campus. Wagner Collage Library : One Campus Road Staten Island, NY 10301
Sophia's Fab Haiku
The original Japanese: Furu ike ya / kawazu tobikomu / mizu no oto The ancient pond / A frop leaps in / The sound of the water - translated by Donald Keene