Hurray For The Riff Raff’s Alynda Segarra has introduced a stage adaptation of her 2017 album The Navigator, which is able to premiere at Joe’s Pub in New York Metropolis later this 12 months. Segarra labored on the difference with playwright C. Julian Jiménez.
“Once I wrote The Navigator [album], it was written as a soundtrack to the story of my character Navita Milagros Negron,” Segarra defined in an announcement. “And after I recorded it in 2016, I had a primary draft of the accompanying play in my again pocket however I had no thought how I might make the imaginative and prescient grow to be a actuality. Now years later, I’m so proud to be partnering with C. Julian Jimenez to intensify this mission.”
The work-in-progress presentation of The Navigator will run at Joe’s Pub on June 9 and 10, as a part of the Public Theater’s New York Voices sequence. Tickets can be found right here.
Hurray For The Riff Raff’s most up-to-date album was final 12 months’s Life On Earth.