FishEyes returned to the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium with HDD dancers Danny Dolan, Himerria Wortham & Amanda MacLeod who opened the performance with three oral stories & original movement inspired by themes of water conservation, climate change, and human connection to our environment. A panel discussion lead by Board President, Jamarah Hayner followed. Panelists Jon Christensen (Professor, UCLA Institute for the Environment and Sustainability), Glen Dake (Landscape Architect) and Gregory Cesena (Janice Hahn deputy) discussed how art can increase environmental awareness. Closing the evening was a performance of FishEyes with live accompaniment of an original score composed by Juhi Banslwith violinist, Israel Heller & pianist, Dave Christensen.
This performance was made possible with support from The Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs.