C.O.L.A.09 Grand Performances - Houman Pourmehdi

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Lian Ensemble
Los Angeles
United States

C.O.L.A.09 Grand Performances - Houman Pourmehdi
Event Date: 
06/20/2009 - 8:30pm - 10:30pm
Event location
City or Town: 
Los Angeles
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Alejandra Flores, Gloria Alvarez, and Houman Pourmedhi of Lian Ensemble

Grand Performances
350 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071
213 687 2190

City of Los Angeles (COLA) Performing Arts Fellows: Alejandra Flores, Gloria Enedina Alvarez & Houman Pourmhedi 
with City of Los Angeles (COLA) Performing Arts Fellows
June 20 2009, 8:30 PM
Persian classical percussion master Houman Pourmehdi uses spoken word and music to examine his personal history and the centuries-old umbilical connection to his homeland. Writer and visual artist Gloria Enedina Alvarez crosses borders and generations with her thought-provokingTierraCentro: Echoing Lines/Grabados entre Memorias. Artist and spoken word performer Alejandra Flores brings some of today’s most sobering and visceral news headlines front-and-center in a solo presentation.

Please note: Mature content and strong language in some performances.

COLA Fellowship performances are part of the Department of Cultural Affairs’ Cultural Grant Program.