This is the web site of "The Skies are Weeping", a new cantata by Philip Munger, in memory of Rachel Corrie. Its world premiere will be at the Hackney Empire, London, 1st. November 2005. This site is updated as information about the production becomes available.

Tuesday, September 20

Great news - great support!

As well as the Arts Council and the Holst Foundation, we are delighted that we have also kindly been offered grants or donations by the Rachel Corrie Foundation for Peace and Justice and Jennifer Loewenstein's Madison-Rafah Sister City Project and Musicians Against Nuclear Arms. Jews for Justice for Palestinians is sponsoring Al Hurriya, the Palestinian Dabka dance group, who will be performing. Many thanks. And special thanks to Cindy Corrie who will be introducing the concert.
Please buy tickets, come and see and hear wonderful words and music, make a donation or help us spread the word.

Friday, September 16

Thank you Arts Council and the Holst Foundation

We are very grateful to the Arts Council and the Holst Foundation for giving us grants to help us put on the concert. But we still do need more money. Please help by donating or buying tickets. Any surplus funds from donations and tickets will be given to the Israeli Committee against House Demolitions and the Gaza Community Mental Health Programme.
Please send cheques, payable to 'The Skies are Weeping' or Postal Orders, to our Treasurer at PO Box 34265, London NW5 2WD. All contributions most gratefully received. Tickets from the Hackney Empire, London.