Thou Shalt: Shavuot Sketches
Avi Amon and Lynne Marie Rosenberg present a series of music, film, and stopmotion animation collaborations, exploring the themes, images, and sounds of Shavuot, as creatively synthesized through an antique piano and one and half Jews. DAWN is Reboot’s all-night culture and arts festival celebrating the Jewish calendar’s best-kept secret – Shavuot. DAWN offered 36 hours of music, film, comedy, dance, food and teaching across multiple channels. Find out more at www.Rebooting.com. Reboot produced this year’s “choose-your-own” experiential adventure in partnership with the Jewish Emergent Network and LABA’s Into the Night Tikkun Layle Shavuot.
Avi Amoncomposer, sound-designer, sound-artist, educator, (Turkish-American, Sephardic)
AVI AMON is an award-winning, Turkish-American composer, sound artist, and educator. His multi-genre work has been developed or presented by: HBO Films, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, SoHo Rep, Actors Theater Of Louisville, The O’Neill, Berkeley Rep, The Playwrights Center, and New York Theater Workshop, among others. Upcoming: HEROINE’S GUIDE with Claire Kiechel (Spotify/Gimlet), CUPIDS with Zoey Martinson (Tribeca Films), and RATED BLACK with Kareem Lucas (Woolly Mammoth). Avi is a Jonathan Larson Grant and New Music USA Grant winner, the resident composer at the 52nd Street Project, and teaches at NYU Tisch.