1917-2017: Tychyna, Zhadan and The Dogs

June 9, 2017 - June 25, 2017


Ellen Stewart Theatre | 66 E 4th Street; 2nd Floor

Thursday to Saturday at 8:30PM; Sunday at 4PM

$25 Adult Tickets; $20 Students/Seniors; Limited $10 Tickets

By Yara Arts Group
Directed by Virlana Tkacz
USA Premiere

What happens when society crumbles? A reminder to reflect of our past as we contemplate our ways forward. A show filled with music and poetry transformed into scenes, action and projections. Is there a ray of hope? Based on poetry by Pavlo Tychyna, by Serhiy Zhadan and songs from rock group Zhadan & the Dogs.

Press for 1917-2017: Tychyna, Zhadan and The Dogs

About the Artists

Yara Arts Group formed in 1990 to explore and celebrate the cultures of the East. Yara Arts Group researches traditional cultures of the East and create new art performances, music and dance pieces that are filtered through our own unique cultural prisms.
Serhiy Zhadan is recognized as the best contemporary poet of Ukraine. He is the author of twelve books of poetry and three award winning novels. Zhadan’s work speaks to the disillusionment, difficulties and ironies of life. His poetry and prose is translated into 20 languages, including English.