The SCM Colloquium Series presents: Hayatuna: Bringing Music, Theatre and Dance to Students in Amman, Jordan
Professors David Sanders and Steve McCarthy present the film they produced with students of Montclair State University in Amman, Jordan over a two-year period. The film documents the work of Swedish NGO Spiritus Mundi and a team of local artists as they bring music, dance, and theater into the lives of a group of orphan, refugee, and handicapped youth. The project explores how the performing arts can provide young people with a voice to express and empower themselves for both growth and healing. A Q&A session with the students, producers, and Spiritus Mundi Director Henrik Melius will follow the screening. Students with an interest in international production experience are especially encouraged to attend. Register here.