Moonrise – dance and live music performance featuring female composers.
Choreographer Yuki Tokuda examines what it means to be a woman artist, and brings awareness to the rich history of women artists as well as active women artists of today.
Joined by flamenco dancer Sachiko “La Chayí,” modern dancer Nieya Amezquita, pianist Rie Tanaka, and violinist Natsuki Kumagai, the program features women composers including Nadia Boulanger, Lili Boulanger, Amy Beach, Rebecca Clarke, Sofia Gubaidulina and Sayo Kosugi.
Choreographer – Yuki Tokuda and collaboration with the dancers
Piano – Rie Tanaka
Violin – Natsuki Kumagai
Dancers – Sachiko “La Chayí” (flamenco), Nieya Amezquita (modern dance), and Yuki Tokuda (ballet)
Saturday, September 17 at 4:00pm
Saturday, September 17 at 6:00pm
This show is free to the public, but tickets are required.
*Westminster Presbyterian Church requires individuals wear masks when they are in the building.
Yuki Tokuda is a fiscal year 2022 recipient of a Creative Support for Individuals grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.