“A recipe for Leonard Cohen”

30/12/2018 and 01/01/2019
at Centrum Kultury in Lublin

We will present a musical performance by Łukasz Witt-Michałowski telling about the place of isolation of Leonard Cohen and mysterious guests who come there to see him.

Full of new, explorative musical arrangements and unobvious humor of a Canadian bard.

In 1994, Leonard Cohen left the show business and civilization to hide in the Zen monastery at Mount Baldy, California. He became a Zen monk, receiving the Japanese name Jikan. After spending 5 years in a monastery, he abandoned it for a woman.

Body and Mystic – two worlds of Cohen …

Directed by: Łukasz Witt-Michałowski; screenplay: Łukasz Witt-Michałowski

cast: Matylda Damięcka and Łukasz Witt – Michałowski (vocals);

Tomasz Deutryk (drums); Max Kowalski (double bass); Tomasz Kraśkiewicz (electric guitar, acoustic guitar); Konrad Ligas (accordion); Daniel Moński (percussion instruments)

stage design: Piotr Bednarski, Łukasz Witt-Michałowski; costumes: ElBruzda; projections: Bart Wolniewicz; light design: Marcin “Kabat” Kowalczuk; sound production: Andrzej “Czopper” Czop

translation of the lyrics: Daniel Wyszogrodzki, Maciej Zembaty.