Join the Reginald F. Lewis Museum and WEAA’s Today with Dr. Kaye Radio Show in a live on-air discussion of Tupac’s iconic hip hop song Dear Mama along with a panel talk with black mother activists and black sons as they discuss this special relationship between the two as they rise and survive in turbulent times. The first segment will include a conversation analyzing Tupac’s lyrics with Dr. Jeff Menzise, professor of clinical psychology at Morgan State University. In the second segment Dr.
Richmond meets Java meets Baltimore at Le Mondo! The night will feature several exciting new performance works from Rumput, an experimental multimedia group out of Richmond, VA who meld American and Indonesian folk traditions through music and shadow theatre. Joining Rumput is Baltimore cranky legend Katherine Fahey with Dan Van Allen.
About the Artists
This show will also be available to view virtually, as well as in-person with a limited capacity audience.
Patsy Cline was one of the most influential and acclaimed vocalists of the 21st century. She was a true pioneer for women in the country music industry and a wild character whose personal stories shine in their retelling, again and again. Emotive and sultry, her contralto could describe the depths of the human condition with rare poignance. Hers was a voice of the century. This unique performance will honor her in song and story.
By Reggie Phoenix — a fully staged reading. This new play set in Harlem in 1968 uses original writing as well as snippets of sayings, lectures and speeches made by James Baldwin, presented as an imaginary interview that he grants to a Columbia University journalism student. Playwright Reggie Phoenix performs, directed by Dwight R.B. Cook. Talkback to follow.
We’re excited to announce the launch of the “Virtually Creative” after-school program.
The “Virtually Creative” after school program is an extension of our onsite programming that takes place at John Ruhrah Elementary/ Middle and Tench Tilghman Elementary/ Middle. In an effort to continue supporting our schools we are providing afterschool programming online. Each day, students receive homework help and hangout time to connect with friends. They will also have virtual Restorative Practice circles every Friday. Below is a detailed breakdown of the Virtually Creative schedule.