Akua Allrich & Red Bark Productions Present: SEED!
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Seed! Is a moving interdisciplinary and multi-sensory arts event, connecting Africa, Latin-America, the Caribbean and the USA. Featuring the powerful vocals of Akua Allrich, powerful projections, plus more! A special presentation for Black History Month, this program highlights and connects African artistic expression throughout the Diaspora, and gives context and insight into the diverse expressions of African descendants. This full-bodied experience of spirit and art through sight, sound, movement, and feeling aims to inspire cultural and artistic exploration and appreciation. About Akua Allrich: Jazz vocalist Akua Allrich’s style is fluid and ever evolving. Her musical roots run deep into blues, soul, and rhythm and blues with a clear grounding in jazz and pan-African music. She sings in many languages, including Portuguese, French, Spanish, English, Xhosa, and Twi. Given her ability to capture the essence of a broad range of musical genres, Allrich is often likened to legendary artists such as Oscar Brown, Jr., Miriam Makeba, and Nina Simone. 8pm | ADV $20, $17 mbrs | +$3 at the door