1. Part one of the three-part series presented at Soapbox. The piece is an ongoing project that employs installation and sound, draws on personal interviews and research, and comes to performance through dance.
    Tickets for part two on February 21, 2013 are available online at veil.brownpapertickets.com/

    To Know a Veil is conceived of and directed by Emma Crane Jaster
    Audio installation by Matt Pearson
    Beats by Unown.
    Performed here by Naima Ramos-Chapman, Kate Folsom, Neelam Patel, Stacy Wilson, and Selome Samuel
    Video by Steve N Bradford
    Links to these artists and details on the project at:
    emmajaster.com/veil

    SOAPBOX performance art series at Hillyer Art Space is a platform which increases exposure to the uneasy form in DC, providing space for emerging and established artists to complete experimental projects.
    contact eamesa@artsandartists.org

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  2. A piece by Emma Jaster about women veiling and revealing. As performed 4/14/2012. To follow further development of the work, see her website emmajaster.com/veil
    Sound by Matt Pearson: mattpearsonworkshop.com

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  3. Conceived and performed by Emma Crane Jaster. The piece is now an ongoing project incorporating interviews and the live audience. Follow it's progress and opportunities to see it live at emmajaster.com/veil
    Sound by Matt Pearson: mattpearsonworkshop.com

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  4. Dance and Puppetry piece created and performed by Emma Crane Jaster
    emmajaster.com

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  5. Harold and Isabel is a movie about a monster who falls in love with a girl. It's shot entirely in Central Park.

    Starring: Tiago Castro (HAROLD) and Emma Jaster (ISABEL)

    Written and Directed by: Jenny Bloom

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