https://www.mos.org/subspace/rencontres-poetiques Museum of Science, Boston
1 Science Park
Boston, MA 02114
$20 in advance | $25 day of
History, Music, Performing Arts
Join composers Mary Bichner (USA) and Christina Goh (France) for an evening of poetry, music, and synesthetic visuals in the Mugar Omni Theatre! Bringing their international collaboration to Boston for the first-time, Bichner and Goh come to the Museum for a night of live musical settings of famous poems in both French and English, including a world premiere from each composer. Inspired by the works of Yves Bonnefoy, Honoré de Balzac, Edgar Allan Poe, Emily Dickinson, Phillis Wheatley, Marceline Desbordes-Valmore, and more, each performance is set to original, immersive visuals developed specifically for the Omni screen!
Don’t miss the return of Mary Bichner and the premiere performance from Christina Goh in this one-night-only evening of immersive poetry and music- only at the Museum of Science!
As we prepare to welcome you back on-site and into our theaters for our 2022 SubSpace season, we are taking every step to keep our collaborators, speakers, artists, staff, and audiences safe. Measures we have implemented include:
• In accordance with the current City-wide vaccination requirement, you must show proof of vaccination against COVID-19 to enter the Museum. Please see our Visitor Code of Conduct for details.
• All audience members must wear a mask whenever inside the Museum and our theater spaces. Reduced seating capacities in all theater spaces to allow for more social distancing
• Increased cleaning frequency of high-touch surfaces and spaces Enhanced operations and maintenance of our heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems, including utilizing higher efficiency air filters and increasing the introduction of fresh air through our ventilation systems.
• Implemented a mandatory Museum vaccination policy for all staff and volunteers. Details can be found here: https://www.mos.org/press/press-releases/Museum-of-Science-Vaccine-Employee-Policy
The Museum of Science will continue to monitor and follow CDC, state and city guidelines and communicate changes to the above protocol to ticket holders in advance of each program. All these policies are subject to change and guests who do not comply with the Museum policies will not be admitted into a program nor receive a refund.
Please visit our website for the most up-to date policies and protocols: https://www.mos.org/visit/code-of-conduct