Jamii Presents: DUETS #6 Ft. Mahlikah The Moonrise Poet & Carmen Romero - May 2021
“DUETS” No. 6 of 10 is a moving offering by artists Carmen Romero and Mahlikah The Moonrise Poet, a celebration of the Wild Women, a reflection on our Home, blending in the powerful and more than ever relevant slam poetry piece by Mahlikah “Trackers”.The opening song of this DUET is an Afro-Indigenous Gathering Song, offered by Canadian Poet Of Honour Mahlikah The Moonrise Poet. In this DUET, beautifully talented Flamenco Carmen Romero shares her cane with Mahlikah, as they mix dance and words together.We are blessed with an Algonquin Water Song as a closing song for this piece, which we hope you will enjoy to its full extend. “DUETS” Concept by Isorine MarcProduced and presented by JamiiSupported by Canada Council for the Arts & Rama Gaming House.In partnership with Canadian Stage“DUETS - No. 6”Co-created and co-directed by Alejandra Higuera, Mahlikah The Moonrise Poet, Isorine Marc, Carmen RomeroPerformed by Mahlikah The Moonrise Poet & Carmen RomeroSongs and slam poetry by Mahlikah The Moonrise Poet Choreography by Carmen RomeroFilmed by Alejandra HigueraStage manager/Sound by Amye SagarEdited by Alejandra Higuera & Ana Maria HigueraJamii Team: Mira Ghabiel, Jasmin Linton, Isorine Marc & DeeAnn SagarFilmed in the Esplanade neighbourhood, Toronto, Ontario - May 2021
Brilliant collaboration. The world needs this feminine energy now more than ever!