Cal Performances previews its 2016-17 season

Cal Performances will present the world premiere of Layla and Majnun, a classic story of forbidden love most notably expressed by the Persian poet Nizami Ganjavi. Choreography by Mark Morris, sets and costumes by British artist Howard Hodgkin and music by The Silk Road Ensemble with mugham vocalists Alim Qasimov and Fargana Qasimova.