SOUL OF BROOKLYN 2017

Sep 24
Hosted by:MoCADA (Museum of Contemp...
When:
September 24, 2017 at 12:00pm to
September 24, 2017 at 6:00pm
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MOCADA PRESENTS: 
8TH ANNUAL 
SOUL OF BK FESTIVAL 2017

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH WEEKSVILLE HERITAGE CENTER, 651 ARTS, AFROPOP WORLDWIDE, & JILL NEWMAN PRODUCTIONS

Join us at Weeksville Heritage Center, site of the oldest free Black settlement in Brooklyn, for a day of music, dance, food, and community!  Tour the historic homes, participate in conversations, listen to music, and spend an afternoon with art.  Feel free to bring a blanket and relax on the lawn.  We can't wait to see you there!

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24 @ 12PM

ADMISSION: FREE (RSVP TICKETS ABOVE)

LOCATION:

WEEKSVILLE HERITAGE CENTER
158 BUFFALO AVE, BROOKLYN NY 11213

 

SCHEDULE: 

12PM - DIY VENDORS (ALL DAY)

12PM - HISTORIC HUNTERFLY ROAD HOUSES TOURS  (UNTIL 3PM)

12PM - AFROPOP WORLDWIDE RADIO: LIVE BROADCAST (ALL DAY)

1PM - CURATING WHILE BLACK: A CROSS-DISCIPLINARY CONVERSATION:
GLORY EDIN, WELL-READ BLACK GIRL
CURTIS JOHN, THE LUMINAL THEATER
MICHAEL TONGE, THE CULTURE LP
BRIAN TATE, TATE STRATEGIES (MODERATOR) 

2PM - DANDY LION: BLACK DANDYISM, A CONVERSATION W/ SHANTRELLE LEWIS
THIS PANEL WILL BE MODERATED BY KLEAVER CRUZ

3PM -  FESTIVAL OF DREAMS: FAUSTIN LINYEKULA, ASSISTED BY SOUTH AFRICAN DANCER MOYA MICHAEL, TEAMS UP WITH 20 DANCERS FROM IT'S SHOWTIME NYC! TO CREATE A SERIES OF PERFORMATIVE DIALOGUES IN BROOKLYN. 

4PM - CONCERT ON THE LAWN:

           |  AYO

          |  JENNAH BELL

              ELAN VARNER

         | DJ BRINA PAYNE

         MUSIC PRODUCED BY JILL NEWMAN PRODUCTIONS

              MUSIC DIRECTOR JILL NEWMAN PRODUCTIONS