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Summoning the Future Forest w/ the Sun Ra Arkestra
September 26 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Summoning a Future Forest with the Sun Ra Arkestra
Sunday, September 26, 2021, 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Free, but registration is required (Update: tickets for this event are sold out)
Location: the Cope House English Landscape, 1 Awbury Road, Philadelphia, PA 19138
Part of Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s new “S(tree)twork” project (http://streetworkproject.net/), a multi-year, public art project rooted in Philadelphia whose aim is to animate how we live among trees; how we perceive them; and how we imagine our future cohabitation
As the city of Philadelphia embarks on a comprehensive Philly Tree Plan, with a focus on reforesting low canopy neighborhoods, we will come together in the spirit of the visionary composer and pianist Sun Ra whose musical philosophy transcends earthbound limitations through belief in the impossible and the powers of imagination and joy.