Monika Krajewska (mezzosoprano)
Wojciech Bukalski (bass baritone)
Nina Polan (Janina Katelbach)
The show evokes a 19th century "salon" with actors, singers and a pianist, in period costumes. It includes excerpts from the Forefathers, Pan Tadeusz, miscellaneus poems, and ballads as well as songs by Chopin, Paderewski, Niewiadomski and Moniuszko set to the poet's lyrics. It also includes a gallery of paintings pertaining to the poems, as well as photos of places visited by the poet.
Program conceived and directed by Nina Polan
Music director and accompanist Pablo Zinger
tickets: $20/$15 KF Members and students
The program is partially funded by the New York State Council on the Arts