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Mending Wall | New York City

  • Roulette 509 Atlantic Avenue Brooklyn, NY, 11217 United States (map)

Something there is that doesn’t love a wall —Robert Frost

WORLD PREMIERE

Mending Wall is a fully staged concert exploring the meaning of walls in our world by giving musical form to questions about identity, community, division, and freedom. Soprano Tony Arnold and pianist Arturo O’Farrill join the PRISM Quartet in world premiere performances of works by four visionary composers—Martin BresnickGeorge E. LewisJuri Seo, and O’Farrill—who take inspiration from poetry by Robert Frost, Keorapetse Kgositsile, Waly Salomão, and Guillermo Gómez-Peña. Directed by Jorinde Keesmaat with lighting design by Aaron Copp.