Sat, Sep 18|
Joy (Comes) in the Mourning
9 days of free workshops, performance, art installations, and discussions focused on communal grieving and the joy of healing together. Michael Cavazos' new video work de los cadáveres crecen flores/from the corpses flowers grow plays Sept 11, 15, 16 and 18.
Time & Location
Sep 18, 2021, 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM
Portland, 602 NE Prescott St, Portland, OR 97211, USA
About the Event
You've got 9 amazing days of Joy (Comes) in the Mourning (Sept 10-18) at Portland Playhouse. The free event will include workshops, performances and various art works at the theatre and online! Visit https://portlandplayhouse.org/ for more info! Michael Cavazos will premiere his latest video work as part of the event. On September 11, 15, 16 and 18 you can experience "de los cadáveres crecen flores (from the corpses flowers grow)", a devised video piece that explores the ritual of mourning and the stages of grief. The work investigates feelings of loss, pain, and anger while searching for understanding and hope.