SATURDAY, JULY 11, 2015 @ 7 PM
CONVERGENCE ~ dreams | windows | hope
a Hope Acts benefit
HopeGateWay/509 Forest Avenue, Portland
ROBIN JELLIS has performed cello in Maine for more than 20 years. She recently began collaborating with Iraq poet KIFAH ABDULLAH in programs of poetry and music, promoting tolerance, justice, and community.
ROBIN is on the faculty at the Portland Conservatory of Music and Waynflete School. She has performed with the Bangor Symphony, for the Portland Players community theater and
with the Maine State Ballet Orchestra. She is currently a member of the Medieval ensemble Trobairitz!
Originally from Baghdad, KIFAH is an artist, poet, former POW,exile, and teacher. His work mines life experiences, yielding work with the humanitarian and universal themes of love, freedom, hope and peace.