TV Documentary

Artbound: Invisible Cities

Cast & Crew Executive Producer: Juan Devis Producer: Matthew Crotty Production Coordinator: Lesley Lopez Producer/Director: Joris Debeij Director of Photography: Michael D. Poore Steadicam Operators: Ari Robbins, Dennis Noyes Editor: Joris Debeij Colorist: Loren White Info Production Company: ReKon Productions Production Type: Television Documentary Location: Los Angeles, CA Status: Complete Synopsis Artbound presents a one hour special focused on the avant-garde opera, “Invisible Cities.” Produced by The Industry, L.A.’s experimental opera company, in partnership with the L.A. Dance Project, “Invisible Cities” depicts the meeting between emperor Kublai Khan at the end of his life with the explorer Marco Polo, as told in Italo Calvino’s fantastical book. An innovative production staged in the iconic Union Station, the opera utilizes wireless technology provided by Sennheiser, offering audience members headphones to hear the opera amid the normal “hustle and bustle” of the train station’s everyday life. “Invisible Cities” is composed and adapted by Christopher Cerrone, directed by The Industry’s founder and artistic director Yuval Sharon, with choreography by Danielle Agami.