The Whispers of Angels

November 28 – December 3, 1995

Country of Origin United States
Description Up-and-coming African American choreographer David Rousseve and his company, REALITY, join up with acid jazz queen Me'Shell NdegeOcello, gospel singer B.J. Crosby and filmmaker Ayoka Chenzira to create a multi-media musical exploring the history of the black man in America. The second in his Dream Series, The Whispers of Angels is ultimately a celebration of hope. As Rousseve says, "This work is about faith in our dreams, faith in history, faith in ourselves, and faith in the voices that whisper in the night."
Identifier 1995f.00581
Season Fall 1995
VenueBAM Strong (Majestic, BAM Majestic, BAM Harvey Theater, The Rudin Family Gallery)
choreographerDavid Roussève
costume designerCarol Ann Pelletier
lighting designerBeverly Emmons
set designer/decorDebby Lee Cohen
sound designerDavid Meschter