Book signing for Poet/Author Keisha-Gaye Anderson on Jan. 10, 2015!
Enjoy an evening of drumming, poetry and music by DJ RasIbou. Refreshments will be served.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m on Jan. 10, 2015. Raw Space is located at 2301 Adam Clayton Powell Blvd. between 121 and 122 streets
“Gathering the Waters” (Jamii Publishing), was released in December 2014. Please visit Jamii to order a copy, or visit amazon.com.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Keisha-Gaye Anderson is a poet, professional writer, screenwriter, and transmedia producer, with an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from The City College, CUNY. Born in Kingston, Jamaica and raised in NYC, she has so many rich stories to tell. She is a mother of two wonderful children, who remind me every day why writing is as essential as water. for more information visit www.keishagaye.com.
1199SEIU Bread & Roses Features Artist Darly Raphael on Jan. 12!
1199SEIU Bread & Roses Cultural Project will host an opening reception for featured artist Darly Raphael on Jan. 12, 2015 from 5 pm- 10 pm. Location: 1199SEIU Gallery, 310 W. 43rd St (bet. 8th & 9th Ave.).
Enjoy an evening of art, live entertainment and refreshments! Event is free and open to the public. The exhibition will run from Jan. 12-Feb. 2, 2015. For information or exhibition viewing call 212-261-2210.
WE REMEMBER HAITI CELEBRATION ON JAN. 12, 2015
We Remember Haiti Partners
Monday, Jan 12, 10 am 9 pm
On January 12, 2015, over 80 Haitian-American organizations, businesses, and elected officials from Brooklyn to Suffolk County have partnered for one event: “We Remember Haiti.”
For info and tickets: visit http://www.eventbrite.com/e/we-remember-haiti-tickets-15028194735
Restoration Youth Arts Academy’s Annual MLK Event on Jan. 17, 2015!
Restoration Youth Arts Academy
The Restoration Dance Theatre Company (RDTC) is honored to once again celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The company will also feature a tribute to Carter G Woodson, the Father of Black History Month, with works by Artistic Director Karen Thornton and veteran choreographers Ronald K. Brown, Germaul Barnes, Abdel Salaam, Nathan Trice and others. For tickets/info call: 718-488-1624 (Kumble Theater).
The celebration will be held at Sat., Jan. 17, 2015 at 7 pm. Tickets: $20.
$15 for Students & Seniors with ID
Location: Kumble Theater, LIU Brooklyn (Flatbush Ave. between DeKalb Ave & Willoughby St.).
A Crowe Flyz Productions presents The Workshop – Feb. 5, 7 & 8, 2015!
The Workshop, a one-act play by Alice T. Crowe, opens at the Venus NY Theater Festival 2015 on Feb. 5 at 9 pm. The Workshop is one of many plays showcased at the Venus NY Theater Festival 2015 at the Robert Moss Theater, 440 Studios, 440 Lafayette Street. The Workshop is a contemporary play about a spoken word artist who struggles to make his work relevant in “The Age of Obama.” Tickets: $20.