C.O.L.A.09 Grand Performances - Houman Pourmehdi
Alejandra Flores, Gloria Alvarez, and Houman Pourmedhi of Lian Ensemble
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.