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December 12, 2015

An Occasion For Being

A Poetry & Music Celebration

SPACE - Pasadena, CA


Enjoy a soulful beginning to your holidays and experience the power of poetry and cello music combined in the artistry of Doraine Poretz and Semyon Kobialka performing highlights from their new CD, "An Occasion for Being".


For a taste of what's to come, please treat yourself and check out this stirring short video.


November 15, 2015

An Occasion For Being

Electric Lodge - Venice, CA


A theatrical experience celebrating Art: specifically the launching of a new CD of poetry and cello music.


The audience will experience poetry, live cello music, story telling and dance.


The performance features Doraine Poretz (Poet), Semyon Kobialka (Musician), Adrian Bloom (Actor), and Milly Charles (Dancer).


October 28th, 2015 Article on Release of

An Ocassion for Being

September 27, 2015

Doraine Poretz & Semyon Kobialka: An Occasion for Being

Bergamot Station - Santa Monica, CA


bG Gallery presents Doraine Poretz and Semyon Kobialka’s preview of poems and music from their brand new CD, An Occasion for Being, on Sunday, September 27 at 2:pm at the bGGallery in Bergamot Station.

May 18, 2015

A Reading of The Holding

Ensemble Studio Theater - Los Angeles, CA


When Gerald Diener's mother, Marion, suffers a catastrophic stroke, it thrusts him into an untenable dilemma, pitting him between the demands of his mother and his desire for his lover. Gerald struggles with himself to finally make a conscious, courageous choice, knowing full well its dire consequences.

November 23, 2014

Poesia Festival

Beyond Baroque Literaty Arts Center - Venice, CA


A multi-language poetry festival at the Beyond Baroque Library Arts Center in Venice, California.

September 21, 2014

Moonday - An Eastside Reading

Flintridge Bookstore - La Canada, CA


A wonderful afternoon of poetry at the Flintridge Bookstore in La Canada, California.

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Poesia Festival

November 23, 2014


A multi-language poetry festival at the Beyond Baroque Library Arts Center in Venice, California.

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