“My paradise is…”
A Paradise-inspired fantasy experience conceived by Mette Tommerup, this participatory performance plays at being washed ashore on a deserted island after a shipwreck and forced to create one’s own paradise from scratch. “My Paradise is…” lets children create clothing from palm fronds and perform in a fashion show. This piece examines notions of paradise from a child’s perspective and encourages the entire family to make their own paradise.
Please join us for this all ages creativity session as part of Paradise Summit Miami, a group exhibition and summit at Emerson Dorsch.
RSVP appreciated to [email protected].
1-3:00PM Create costumes of palm fronds. All supplies will be available – participants welcome to bring own materials too.
3:00PM Fashion show parade inside gallery utilizing stairway sculptures accompanied my children’s percussion enssmble. Children welcome to bring instruments for this!
1. Most Creative Costume
2. Most Humorous Costume
3. Most Well-made Costume