The Bay Area dance community thrives, with performances from seasoned and emerging choreographers, and esteemed out-of-town guests. Lenora Lee Dance: The troupe premieres “Within These Walls,” a site-specific piece integrating contemporary dance, video, original music and poetry inspired by experiences of people who were detained on Angel Island. 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., Sept. 9-10, […]
Chimney Choir is:
Kris Drickey – vocals, violin, piano, percussion
Kevin Larkin – vocals, mandolin, harmonica, sampling, synths
David Rynhart – vocals, piano, guitar, percussion
Carl Sorensen – percussion
Tom Plassmeyer – bass
Chimney Choir combines folk harmonies, ambient electronics, and swirling textures of rhythm and melody into a style of music that is not easy to define. They have toured the country extensively and produced and released five recordings. Their performances often take on a theatrical quality that has incorporated puppetry, ritual, dance, storytelling, interactive video and even a sci-fi mini-drama. In collaboration with Wonderbound, they created the full-length ballet Boomtown, which debuted in April 2015. Their new release, (dream), is the latest incarnation of their joyous fall down into the rabbit hole of playful, immersive theatrical multimedia concept shows.