Dancer, Educator, and Theatrical Artist, Eli Weinberg, spoke on Artist on Art about his first full-length theatrical experience, This Land is My Land, running November 16-18, 2012 at Motion at the Mill. The piece is an investigation of different perspectives of those that inhabit Santa Cruz through time utilizing dance, theater, film, live music and stage design.
The cast of characters include: Walt Whitman, Ralph Waldo Emerson, New England Framer, Italian Fishermen, Chinese merchants, Spanish Missionaries, Ohlone Indians and Elephant Seals.
The show runs Friday, Saturday & Sunday, November 16, 17 & 18 at Motion at the Mill, 131 Front Street, Santa Cruz, CA. All performances are at 8pm.
This Land is My Land is supported by a generous grant from the Cultural Council of Santa Cruz and Santa Cruz Dance.