Denver Arts & Venues’ Public Art Program commission of White Mirror | world premiere
An original site-specific public dance performance
The focus of the commission is to serve as an educational and living memorial in dance for the thousands of Jews, Gypsies, Ukrainians and others that were brutally murdered from 1941 to 1943 at the Babi Yar ravine near Kiev, Ukranine during World War II. “White Mirror” will be documented by filmmaker Barbara Sandick; the documentary film will be screened, in conjunction with a panel discussion, soon after project completion.
Choreography: Robert Sher-Machherndl
Dancers: Lemon Sponge Cake dancers and collaborator, Sharon Wehner, Principal Dancer with Colorado Ballet.
Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.
Babi Yar Park in Denver located at South Havanna Street and East Yale Avenue.
A free event.
Guests are encouraged to arrive early, bring a blanket or seating pad; pack a picnic dinner and stroll the park.
There is no permanent seating in the park, only lawn seating.