Details: Kaatsbaan Cultural Park presents an evening of new songs by Taylor Mac and Matt Ray. Taylor Mac and friends pay homage to queer icons of the past and present in this work-in-progress concert, slated for a 2023 NYC premiere. Be the first to see a selection of all-new original songs co-written with composer and music director Matt Ray. Taylor Mac is reunited with longtime collaborators co-director Niegel Smith, choreographer Faye Driscoll, costume designer Machine Dazzle, scenic designer Christine Jones, and creative producers Pomegranate Arts. Mac, who is a 2017 MacArthur “genius grant” recipient, and collaborators will create the work during a month-long 2022 Kaatsbaan residency, culminating in this performance celebrating Pride month in the Hudson Valley.
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