Hanuman: The Monkey King – A Shadow Puppet Opera

Sulh Ensemble Presents: “Hanuman: The Monkey King”
A Shadow Puppet Opera
by Jon Silpayamanant

Come experience a modern retelling of the adventures of the Monkey King Hanuman from the Thai Epic, Ramakien. Presented in the visual style of Nang Pramothai, the Shadow Puppet Theater of Northeast Thailand, and video projections/animation by Camera Lucida, Hanuman will also featured a live orchestra of members from the Sulh Ensemble performing a score by Jon Silpayamanant.

Saturday, April 11, 2020
3:00pm – 4:30pm
Free and All Ages

Ogle Center
4201 Grantline Road
New Albany, IN 47150

Author: Sulh Ensemble

Sulh Ensemble is a group that plays intercultural music from the Silk Road, South and Southeast Asia, the Mediterranean, and new compositions for ethnic ensembles based in the Greater Louisville/Kentuckiana region. Through concerts, collaborations, and outreach with dancers, composers, and musicians the group is constantly exploring global music genres. Many of the musicians of Sulh are active as teachers, producers, advocates, and practitioners of the arts of many music and dance traditions from around the world.

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