Thursday, May 11, 2006
"Vedette Does La Danza Through New York"
Okay, here are the final dates and times for the scribe's tour with Omar Torrez through New York.
Monday, May 15, 7:30 p.m. Women's Club of Forest Hills, The Community House, 15 Borage Place Forest Hills, NY 11375 (718)268-7710.
Tuesday, May 16, (taping) WBAI Radio, 120 Wall St., 10th Floor, 1 to 3 p.m.
Thursday, May 18, 7:00 p.m. The Wine Room of Forest Hills, 96-09 69th Ave (between Groton & Harrow), Forest Hills, NY 11375 (718)520-1777.
Saturday May 20, 8 p.m. at the home of documentary film maker Vincent Liotta, 110 Greenwich Street, 3B - (take Chambers St. train. One block south of World Trade Center site). (212) 227 O240, (646) 515 5743.
Sunday, May 21, 6:00 p.m. Dale Nissenbaum's apartment in Manhattan (718) 263-2177.
the scribe will be doing readings from "Vedette or Conversations with the Flamenco Shadows" to pieces from Omar's albums "Dynamisto" and "La Danza."
Some of these are private affairs, but The Wine Room of Forest Hills is open to all as is the one at the Greenwhich St. loft. Come swill some flamenco wine and catch the flamenco groove, etc.
highwayscribery recommends you sample this interview with Omar Torres on KPFK radio’s “Global Village” segment. Scroll down a bit for the link. Just above the orange “La Danza” album cover. Maybe your computer can play it.