5 years in the Music Box Village

The Music Box grew from a backyard incarnation into a Roving Village stationed in City Park, landing in its Bywater site in 2016. As the initial Program Director of the Village, I co-curated seven Performance Seasons, appearances at Bonnaroo and Pilgrimage festivals, and a cross-country tour of our musical mini-stage, Porch Life, which I co-designed with a team of 18 artists, builders, tinkerers, engineers and … Continue reading 5 years in the Music Box Village

SPLISH: The Rise and Fall of the Show and Tail

I was excited to produce and costume Splish: a mermaid masque as my first foray in large-scale collaborative art performance in New Orleans… and to get a mention from the Gambit as one of the ten best art events of 2015… Over 50 installation artists, drag performers, musicians, actors, costumers, photographers and more lent their talents to the mega-show. Click through for credits and the show … Continue reading SPLISH: The Rise and Fall of the Show and Tail

An Evening on the Waterpod, & West Indian Day

For several years I organized events to raise funds for the Swimming Cities Ganges trip. One of our first was an evening aboard the Waterpod, an ecological experiment in living on the water, with music by Tianna Kennedy and Chloe, sponsored by Hendricks Gin. Guests were invited to explore this self-sufficient, floating biodome. Another event took place on “West Indian Day” – we set up … Continue reading An Evening on the Waterpod, & West Indian Day