Friday, February 24 @ 5.30pm: Join us for a warm and cozy casual social evening to celebrate Black/African American achievements  – at the New Century Theatre, Minneapolis

Special performances by:

  • Ashely Dubose (featured on NBC’s The Voice)
  • Conita and Mr. Showtime from Atlanta
  • Appetite for Change
  • Grandpa Rappin
  • Abdi Phenomenal
  • Trish Jones
  • Joe Davis, and a whole lot more!

Part  1:  Spoken Word  performances (5:30 – 7.00pm)  –  exhilarating poetry and live music celebrating black history, achievements and promise. Enjoy the performances with a light fare of tasty African-American/Black heritage food and cocktails!

Part  2: ‘Movie for Reel’ (7:00 – 9.00pm) –  a short black film 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!

Check out the 2016 candid moments