Cabaret Hérétique

Nov
16
Sun, 16 November 2014 // 06:00 PM
Bowery Poetry, 308 Bowery, NYC (map)

In the tradition of Cabaret Voltaire, Nicole Peyrafitte’s presents: a voco-musico-poetico-comestible performance focused on 100 years of chansons & poetry & food!

This is the premiere of a seventy-five minute show where Edith Piaf can rendez-vous with Henri Michaux & Fréhel with Tristan Tzara. Musical director & pianist Adrian Cohen weaves his distinctive touch on piano & synthesizer throughout Nicole’s hairetikós selections. Vintage videos, original works, special guests & complementary delicious sampling of food are on the menu.

Guest readers duos: Bob Holman & Sophie Malleret, Pierre Joris & Urayoán Noel, Nada Gordon & Tony Dohr a.k.a Douglas Rothschild.

Tickets: $10 in advance http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/885231 $15 at the door

Nicole Peyrafitte: Born in the French Pyrenees. Her texts, voice-work, paintings, videos, & cooking are showcased in a range of multi-lingual & multi-faceted performances, recordings & publications. Her work is informed & characterized by an artistic quest between two continents & four languages. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband, poet Pierre Joris.

More info: http://www.nicolepeyrafitte.com/

Adrian Cohen, born in Niagara Falls NY, graduated from the Berklee School of Music in Boston. He opened for artists such as Terence Blanchard, Larry Coryell & K.D.Lang & recently performed with the Charles Neville Quartet at Blue Note in New York. He lives in Brooklyn, NY where he runs a thriving teaching studio.

http://www.carrollgardenspiano.com/