Friday, February 26: Join us for a warm and cozy casual social evening to celebrate Black/African American achievements – at the New Century Theatre, Minneapolis
Part 1: Spoken Word performances – exhilarating readings/poems celebrating black history, achievements and promise. Enjoy the performances with a light fare of tasty African-American/Black heritage food and cocktails!
Featured artists: Abdi Phenomenal, Adversity, Grandpa Rappin and Maria Johnson
Time: 5:30 – 7.00pm
Part 2: ‘Black for Reel’ – a movie night of short black film(s) highlighting the black experience in America and the hopes and aspirations of the community. There will be a brief intermission for a general discussion on the audiences perception/responses to themes in the film and a call to action. And of course some caramel drizzled popcorn!
Featured films: ‘The Trials of Constance Baker Motley’ and ‘Far From Home by Rachel Tsutsumi’
Time: 7:00 – 9.00pm
Thank you to our Event Partners: