The Salon at The Launchpad: Artistic Performances Curated by Alya Howe
June 17, 6 to 8p.m. at The Launchpad (76 S. 4th St, Carbondale)
The acclaimed Salon, curated by Alya Howe, has found a new home in at the Launchpad. Modeled 19th Century European salons, the Salon at the Launchpad features a broad spectrum of artistic performance, including all types of music, spoken word, dance and multimedia works. Many of the pieces and ensembles are experimental and created specifically to suit the intimate atmosphere. While each salon is different, they all have a powerful, inspirational impact that comes from the close connection between the artists and the audience. This salon features performance by Jazz Drummer Zack Ritchie, cellist Sarah Graf, comedian Harry Barbar, an excerpt of Alya Howe’s original choreographic work Vacuum by dancer Carolyn Yates, and film presentation and talk back with filmmaker and actor Stefano Da Fre. Tickets are $23 and are available at eventbrite.com/e/the-salon-tickets-33842945160. Contact Alya Howe at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (970)309-2582.