PRELUDE + FRYE JAM
The Frye Festival is proud to partner with Festival Acadie Rock to present PRELUDE + FRYE JAM, a multilingual literary event. This literary show brings together two signature events that we were unable to present as part of our virtual programming in April 2020.
Date: Friday, August 14, 2020
Time: 8 pm
Broadcast live on the Frye Festival's Facebook page
This public reading features new voices from New Brunswick. Six authors will read their texts on stage:
To start the show:
Judy Marie Augustine
Reem Fayyad Abdel-Samad
PRELUDE is followed by:
With its multidisciplinary format, Frye Jam features eight New Brunswick poets sharing their works on stage with the rhythmic sounds of Les Païens (who are reuniting for this special occasion) and images by Carole Deveau as a backdrop. In our line-up:
Les Païens (music)
Carole Deveau (projections)
PRELUDE + FRYE JAM will be hosted by Kayla Geitzler and Jean-Philippe Raîche, Poet flyés and also the City of Moncton’s Poets Laureate, who will close off the show with a reading of their closing poem, their second creation for the 2019-2020 edition of the Frye Festival.