Frederick Glaysher & Apollo’s Troupe
16 Performances & Lecture Series (info, tickets at link)
March 13 to April 19, 2020, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Celebrating Our Common Humanity.
Solo Performance by Frederick Glaysher,
playing the role of the main character, The Poet of the Moon, and Black Elk, Chief Seattle, Don Quixote, Merlin, Du Fu, Robert Hayden, Fairy Queen, Tolstoy, Borges, etc.
527 E. Liberty Street, Suite 208
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Michigan Theater Building, Upstairs
(Russian Classical Ballet studio)
A series of two different performances and six lectures, reviving the storytelling role of the ancient Greek rhapsode, and evoking a new global, universal vision of life.
Into the Ruins of Modernity, 90 Minutes.
Surveys the horrors of modernity in a compelling and powerful confrontation with the trauma we human beings have brought on ourselves, evoking a reaffirmation of our deepest human capacities for cooperation and peace.
March: Friday, 7pm, 13; 20. Saturday, 7pm, 28.
The Parliament of Poets, 90 Minutes.
Apollo calls all the poets of the nations, ancient and modern, East and West, to assemble on the moon to consult on the meaning of modern life. The Parliament of Poets sends the main character, the Poet of the Moon, on a Journey to the seven continents to learn from all of the spiritual and wisdom traditions of humankind. On Earth and on the moon, the poets teach a new global, universal vision of life. Reviving the storytelling role of the ancient Greek rhapsode.
March: Saturday, 7pm, 14; 21. Friday, 7pm, 27.
April: Friday, 7pm, April 3; 10. Saturday 7pm, 4; 18.
Lectures, Sundays, 2pm, 1 Hour.
Presents a reassessment of life on this planet.
The Function of Criticism, March 15.
The American Journey into Ulro, March 22.
Poetry in the Nuclear Age, March 29.
Saul Bellow’s Soul, April 5.
The Dialectic of Chinese Literature, April 12.
The Coming Victory of World Governance, April 19.
Purchase The Parliament of Poets at events, EarthrisePress.Net, affiliates, and Crazy Wisdom Bookstore, Ann Arbor.
Download the Program for Solo Performance