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Fantasy Island: Performances
November 11, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
For Shey Rivera Ríos and Huáscar Robles, Hurricane María is an atmospheric manifestation compounded by the fiscal crisis troubling Puerto Rico’s urban landscape. The installation and performance Fantasy Island is an experience that explores how tourism and consumer culture sell a “fantastical” luxury lifestyle, a tropical paradise twisting crisis into “opportunity”.
Ixchel performance. Video projection and audio of poem.
Pick 5 poems from Hienas y Los buitres.
La jíbara bruja performance, with reading from “Naty and my chaotic stench”
Huáscar Robles performs:
“Héroes del estéreo”
“Salt and wine”
“Pupilas y gaviotas”
“Las manos del campo”
Video projections: Sharks, Hurricane, Beach floor and photos of the devastation, sent by friends and family.
Audio files: Cocoon poem, Coquis by Fofe, Rain storm