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  • Literary Tim Seibles and Yah Lioness Borne

    February 7, 2014

    Blackness and whiteness have been constructed to serve a particularly sinister function in America. Racialism is a minefield we’ve been forced to dance on. Why? Who is served by the suffering racialized thinking causes? We were not born to suffer, nor be complicit in the suffering of others. National Book Award finalist Tim Seibles reads […]

  • Music Hugh Masekela

    December 17, 2013

    Kente Arts Alliance brings renowned South African trumpeter, composer, and singer to the New Hazlett Theater.  Hugh is currently using his global reach to spread the word about heritage restoration in Africa – a topic that remains very close to his heart.  

  • Event Product Runway: World Traveler

    July 17, 2013

    The International Interior Design Association works to enhance quality of life through excellence in interior design and to advance interior design through knowledge, value and community.  This year, the IIDA invites you to attend Product Runway: World Traveler with special guest judge (and Sports Illustrated swimsuit model) Cheryl Tiegs. The 2013 IIDA sponsorship event benefits […]

  • Dance Perpetual Motion

    June 13, 2013

    Twenty dancers from seven different ballet companies including Texture Contemporary Ballet, BalletMet, Sacramento Ballet, Colorado Ballet, Ballet Quad Cities, and Dayton Ballet Association come together to perform brand new works by Alan Obuzor, Kelsey Bartman, and Gabriel Gaffney Smith. Featuring live music by members of Meeting of Important People and original music by Gabriel Gaffney […]

  • Event B.U.S. 8

    February 12, 2013

    Come aboard, take a seat, and watch as the story unfolds. It’s going to be an amazing ride. Inspired by a 90-minute city bus ride, artists have just 24 hours to write, direct, and memorize six new 10-minute plays. The last stop on the journey is an unforgettable performance at the Theater. B.U.S. is more […]