Melopoeia - Music and Poetry
This enticing blend of art forms invites the listener into untapped realms of thought and feeling. In the skilled hands of Rhina Espaillat, Alfred Nicole, John Tavano, and Ann Harter, penetrating poetic images dance with sophisticated melodies to create an experience that will delight your senses and elevate your mind.
Melopoeia is an ancient art whose Greek name-a combination of melos (melody) and poiein (to make) root of the word poetria (poetry. It is a performance involving poetry recited to a musical accompaniment. The poetry is spoken, not sung in the form of song lyrics, so that the two arts flow separately, through and around each other, without either becoming dominant over the other.
Come experience these award winning artists as they bring together their considerable talents in this unique and stirring collaborative performance.
The Actors Studio of Newburyport (View)
The Tannery Marketplace, 50 Water St., Mill #1
Newburyport, MA 01950
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