2012-2014 Arts On Tour Roster
The CORE Ensemble
Whom: Age 11 and up
$4,000 - $5,000
1320 North Palmway
Lake Worth, FL 33460
Cello, piano, and percussion make up this trio of highly skilled musicians who have traveled nationally to every region in this country and internationally to venues in Australia, Russia, Ukraine, the Caribbean, and England. The award-winning ensemble has produced many theatre works and has toured for eleven years. With the addition of an actor, the CORE Ensemble now performs unique works of chamber music theatre that are distinctly original, educational, and entertaining. Their touring pieces incorporate theatre with both traditional and original music appropriate to the story.
The CORE Ensemble’s programs are suitable for adults and college and high school students, with residencies for middle school students.
Available for Tour
This music theatre work features three renowned Latin American figures: muralist Diego Rivera, slain human rights activist Archbishop Oscar Romero of San Salvador, and Mexican-American outlaw Joaquin Murieta (the basis for the Zorro legend).
This piece combines theatre, music, and Latin culture in the telling of the lives of three extraordinary women: Mexican painter Frida Kahlo, Argentine poet Alfonsina Storni, and Salvadorean peasant-activist Rufina Amaya.
Ain't I a Woman!
This program celebrates the lives of four powerful African-American women: Zora Neale Hurston, Sojourner Truth, Clementine Hunter, and Fannie Lou Hamer. Suitable for high school students, college and university students, and adults.
Of Ebony Embers
This piece explores the life and times of the Harlem Renaissance by examining the work of three poets: Langston Hughes, Claude McKay, and Countee Cullen.
Mona Lisa Speaks
The Mona Lisa comes to life.