October 04, 2012

1 Question, 18 Answers: The cast of Rashaad Newsome's Shade Compositions

Today we have a twist on the usual 5 Questions interview: I asked the cast of Rashaad Newsome’s Shade Compositions each the same question. See the performance TONIGHT at 9pm in the museum’s Atrium! FREE with museum admission.

Rashaad Newsome, hard at work on his favorite tool

What’s your favorite tool?

Rashaad Newsome: My computer

The cast of Shade Compositions

What’s your favorite tool?

Top row: Sam Zimman – my hands; Jerome Williams – phone; Vanessa Milton – creative ideas; Anastasia Bonaccorso – caffeine; Jean Franco – my imagination; Miatta Kawinzi – the alphabet.

Middle row: Alcian Lindo – my smile; Megan Kim – the internet and shoes; Golbon Eghtedari – my uniqueness; Reya Sehgal – 36 Chambers by Wu-Tang and an axe named Sweet Cakes; Mareni Orduna – my body; Tanisha Smith – my humor.

Front row: Ian Smith – God, diamonds, and men; Tiva Lee Samaru – my ability to transform my dreams into reality; Reneja’Net LaChapelle – Christ, my professionalism, and work ethic; Zenabu Abubakari – my nose.

Not pictured: Kiyan Williams – my feet.

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