Faerie Birds is inspired by the Japanese folk tale the Crane Wife. It is an abstract exploration of the story and spans three generations.
Choreographed by Claudine Naganuma
Performed by Claudine Naganuma, Hiroko Tamano, Lesley Braithwaite, Jose Ivan Ibarra, Susan Yee, Kyla James, Prima Cristofalo and Sierra Joe Lash.
Original Music Composition by Guillermo Galindo in Collaboration with Joel Davel
Costumes by Claudine Naganuma
May 1-4, 2003, at SomArts Cultural Center in San Francisco as part of the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center’s United States of Asia American Festival