revealFREEDOM is a dance inspired by civil rights leader Yuri Kochiyama and is danced to interviews with Kochiyama collected by Claudine Naganuma in 2010 and 2011.
Presented in association with
the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center
May 7 and 8, 2011, Laney College Theater, Oakland, California
Artistic Director/Choreographer: Claudine Naganuma
Original Compositon: Joel Davel on Marimba Lumina
Saxophone: Richard Howell
Performed by Kai Kane Aoki Izu, Carly Boland, Clara Castronovo, Lihong Chan, Chaityn Isaacson-Brewster, Catalina Jackson Urueña, Lucie Jerome, Erin Landers, Khalil Lamnaour, Julia Milani, Allison Naganuma, Claudine Naganuma, Barbara Rickman, Nicola Schulte, Jerry Zeigler
Creative Consultant: Pamela Wu Kochiyama
Costume design and construction: Claudine Naganuma
Construction support: Montana MacDonald
T-shirts from the collection of Yuri, Audee, Eddie and Pamela Kochiyama
This project was funded in part by the East Bay Fund for Artists.