The La MaMa Benefit For Chilean Refugees (1974)

Special Event

This event was organized by Elizabeth Swados and Artistic Coordinators Nelly Vivas and Ozzie Rodriguez. The production included dance, music, theater, and film by a wide variety of artists. Among others, these included “Homage to Chile” by the Alejandra Dondines Latin American Folkloric Dance Co., the Native American Theatre Ensemble of La MaMa E.T.C. in “The Land Remembers” directed by Ozzie Rodriguez, Jimmy Miller, “Song Cycle” written by Elizabeth Swados and sung by Michelle Collison that was based on the poetry of Pablo Neruda and newspaper articles, and screenings of “I am Pablo Neruda” by Harold Mantell and “The Tempest” by Peter Brooks.
January 4 – 5, 1974
English, Spanish