DRUMS OF ILLUMINATION Set for Theater for the New City, Jan 5
Belloni and group on ABC-TV in Chicago: http://abclocal.go.com/wis/story?section=resources&id=8592878 ; The SilverCloud Singers and Dancers is an intertribal Native American troupe. Founded in 1991, the company boasts singers who come from different tribes in the U.S. and Canada. They have appeared in Pow-Wows across the U.S. and in tours to Europe. Belloni and Muriel Borst, co-director of the SilverClouds are "soul sisters" who share the same energy and spiritual beliefs. The two first worked together in 1992 in I Giullari di Piazza's "Earth, Sun and Moon," commissioned by Lincoln Center.
Murielle Borst, Artistic Director of The SilverCloud Signers and Dances, has also distinguished herself in her one-woman show "More Than Feathers and Beads," which was nominated for a Rockefeller grant and selected to participate in the Global Indigenous Theater Festival in Sydney Australia, as well as several venues in NYC. She has completed six books in her fantasy series "The Star Song Carriers." Borst and Belloni, "soul sisters" who share the same energy and spiritual beliefs, first collaborated in 1992 on I Giullari's "Earth, Sun and Moon." Amazing stilt dancer Mark Mindek will represent the Sun, Moon, Angel of Death, and Bringer of Light Archangel Gabriel - all on stilts in traditional Southern Italian style. A longtime member of I Giullari di Piazza, Mark is also engaged for special events around the world and has performed with the Metropolitan Opera.