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June 2019

Brown Bag: The Truth About Women and Hip-Hop

Wednesday June 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Black Arts & Cultural Center, 359 S Kalamazoo Mall Ste 202
Kalamazoo, MI 49007 United States
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Enjoy Black Music Appreciation Month with the Black Arts & Cultural Center. A documentary exploring the issues and art of women hip hop artists, from the 1980s through 2010. Southern hip-hop is traditionally a male-dominated space — but that doesn't stop women like La Chat, Gangsta Boo and bbymutha, three rappers who unapologetically own their feminine identities in their lives and music to blaze a new trail. They represent the past, present and future of hip-hop, and empower a new wave…

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July 2019

Unity Sing Off Open Mic

Tuesday July 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Mt. Zion, 120 Roberson St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007 United States
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In collaboration with Mt. Zion Baptist Church and The Gilmore, the Black Arts & Cultural Center will host the Black Arts Festival Unity Sing Off! The Black Arts & Cultural Center invites artists to share at the Black Arts Festival Open Mic. Poets, emcees, singers, dancers, musicians, etc. Sign up will open at 6:30pm. Family friendly artistry welcomed.

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Unity Sing Off Concert

Wednesday July 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mt. Zion, 120 Roberson St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007 United States
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Black Arts Festival Unity Sing-Off Concert Featuring the Mt. Zion Gospel Choir in collaboration with The Rufus Ferguson Ensemble, presented by The Gilmore and special guests from the Helen L. Fox Gospel Music Center

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New Play Series

Thursday July 11
Black Arts & Cultural Center, 359 S Kalamazoo Mall Ste 202
Kalamazoo, MI 49007 United States
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$8 – $20.00

"Dreamin'" by Dr. Michelle Johnson: A comedic look at the lives of three women as they navigate careers, relationships and unexplored visions "A Ligature for Black Bodies" by Denise Miller: An attempt to confront the nation’s historical apathy through an elegiac chronicle of the indifferent, haphazard yet legal murder of Black people by the American values education taught not only to the criminal justice system, but to all of us "You're Gonna Learn Today" by Earlene McMichael: A journey of a teen girl whose "Black card" is…

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Youth Day

Thursday July 11 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bronson Park, 200 S Rose St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007 United States
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The Black Arts & Cultural Center's Black Arts Festival Youth Day in collaboration with the Kalamazoo Youth Development Network and the National Day of Summer Learning. Youth performances, Artistic workshops, Food, Games and more!

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