George Elliott Clarke and Tim Crofts
The Music Room, 6181 Lady Hammond Rd, Halifax
George Elliott Clarke’s "Achieving Disaster, Dreaming Resurrection: The Halifax Disaster of Dec 6, 1917"
George Elliott Clarke, spoken word; Tim Crofts, piano
On the eve of the 101st anniversary of the Halifax Explosion, Parliamentary Poet Laureate George Elliott Clarke reads his magisterial work on the disaster, its context and aftermath, with the atmospheric piano of master improviser, Tim Crofts.