“Song of Song of Songs” wins Creative Engagement Grant!

Marisa News

Marisa Michelson’s Song of Song of Songs received a Creative Engagement Grant from the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.  This means further development and performances in 2017!



//A musical piece in three  movements scored for twelve singers, bansuri flute, melodica, cello and percussion//

In between a live music video, an oratorio, an opera and a ritual, Song of Song of Songs explores the the relationship between the sensual and the sacred, the body and the spirit, through an exegesis of the Western world’s oldest erotic poem, Song of Songs.

Created with a dream team of artists including the theatre artists/miracle-makers/creative geniuses, Ethan Heard and Chase Brock.