The Heroes is a non-profit creative organization I helped found. We are committed to engaging and encouraging compassionate revolution through art. We produce and host a variety of events in Seattle, WA to help local emerging artists find an audience for their work.
This video was shot during from Not From Around Here: a series of unlikelihoods, a performance in which six writers and "non" writers came together to create original work about identity and place in a variety of unfamiliar media.
In this clip, Carrie A. Purcell reads her piece, Vagaries, in which family histories are combined with that of the oldest modern cello. She also composed and arranged the accompanying cello music, which are variations on a theme by Palestrina. Cello performed by Hana Mareckova.