Five Best Things to Do in August
THE SHORTLIST: Five musts from our August culture calendar
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REDMOON’S URBAN INTERVENTION
The resolutely whimsical Redmoon Theater stages a talonshow at the Bud Billiken Parade, the oldest African American parade in the world. Look for the 13-foot-wide Hawkman Prince and a posse of megaphone-toting Punk Birds—definitely not your standard marching band.
8/11 Redmoon Theater created a 13-foot wide Hawkman Prince to float 30 feet above the Bud Billiken Parade, supported by a grounded entourage of 22 Punk Birds with robot helmets and wallpapered megaphones. Only Redmoon could conceive of such a spectacle. redmoon.org.
Photograph: Christina Noel