Performance Art Program

Friday, February 6, 1987

Co-sponsored/co-presented by:
The University at Buffalo's University Union Activities Board (UUAB) Cultural and Performing Arts, UB Department of Theater & Dance, and Black Mountain College II of UB.


Presented at:
Pfeiffer Theater (681 Main St. Buffalo, NY)

Performance opera presented by choreographer Yoshiko Chuma and The School of Hard Knocks at Pfeiffer Theater. Created in collaboration with Nona Hendryx (musical score) and Yvonne Jacquette (sets).

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February, 1987 - 1987

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