PopRally is a program of events at The Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1 that features collaborations with artists and musical acts, performances, film screenings, receptions, and special viewings of exhibitions at moderate prices.
|the world premiere of
Marcel Dzama's The Lotus Eaters and Sad Ghost
Saturday, April 22, 2006
Titus Theater 1
PopRally cordially invites you to attend the world premiere of Marcel Dzama's The Lotus Eaters and Sad Ghost. Followed by a cocktail reception in MoMA's Lauder Lobby.
The world premiere of Marcel Dzama's The Lotus Eaters and
Sad Ghost, a collaboration with Spike Jonze, Patrick Daughters,
and Michael Wadsworth, will feature live musical accompaniment arranged
by musician/composer David Driver, and a reading by the actor Josh Hamilton
of the classic Tennyson poem "The Lotus-Eaters" (1832).
David Driver, a star of the off-Broadway musical People Are Wrong!
Marty Beller, drummer/percussionist for They Might Be Giants
Jon Spurney, who has performed off Broadway in Hedwig and the Angry Inch and with David Byrne and John Cale
Josh Hamilton, who will read the Tennyson poem, was nominated for a Drama Desk award in 2005 for his performance in The New Group's off-Broadway production of Hurlyburly and has also starred on Broadway in Proof and in Noah Baumbach's debut film Kicking and Screaming.
The night will conclude with a cocktail reception with Dzama, Driver, and Hamilton
Special thanks to SPARKS and Brahma Beer.
Marcel Dzama. Poster for The Lotus Eaters. 2006