Yara Arts Group at 30
Yara Arts Group presents its 30th Season:
We start with Koliada & Music from the Carpathians in Dec 6 & 7 Ukrainian Museum in New York, Dec 8 in Jenkintown, Dec 15 Hudson River Museum in Yonkers & Dec 22 at UACCNJ in Whippany
Then Opera GAZ at La MaMa in NY
Dec 19, 20 & 22 info & tickets
"Koliada: Winter Songs on Mars" at La MaMa in NY Dec 21 info & tickets
What We Live For, What We Die For Selected Poems by Serhiy Zhadan, translated by Virlana Tkacz & Wanda Phipps. (Yale University Press, 2019)
Times Literary Supplement wrote: "World-class poet" "masterfully translated"
Yara 2019 events with Serhiy Zhadan
Yara's project is Opera GAZ with NOVA OPERA.
December 19, 20 & 22, 2019
La MaMa in New York City
info & tickets
9/17/2019: VIENNA photos
6/11/2019: Ukrainian premiere presented at the Franko Theater in Kyiv.
11/11/2018: Excerpts presented at the “Kurbas: New Worlds” Kyiv exhibit.
More on Opera GAZ
“Koliada and Music from the Carpathians” will feature the Koliadnyky from the Carpathian Mountains in western Ukraine who sing traditional winter songs ("Koliada") from the village of Kryvorivnia and play the brilliant “troista” instrumental music of the region. Dec 6-21, 2019
Yara will also create a new production at La MaMa Theatre -“Winter Songs on Mars” with the Koliadnyky, Yara actors and Nova Opera from Kyiv. Dec 21, 2019
Koliadnyky from Kryvorivnia do workshop for diplomats at US Embassy in Kyiv.