Carver Community Cultural Center Performance Season
February 23, 2018
Carver Community Cultural Center, 226 North Hackberry, San Antonio, TX
About the Event:
The season is packed with its signature blend of multicultural and multidisciplinary performances. Features include a tribute to Joni Mitchell, Nina Simone and Abbey Lincoln; two of Philadelphia’s trademark dance companies; a Cuban-born, multi-instrumentalist and the return of the Little Carver Intimate Series. Included as part of season is the Carver’s new look with its historically appropriate Art Deco façade and an upgraded streetscape featuring state-of-the-art LED illumination.
BLACKBIRD, FLY with DBR & MARC BARMUTHI JOSEPH
Friday, February 23, 2018 8 p.m.
Blackbird, Fly: A Concert for Voice, Body and Strings is the creative genius of two preeminent sons of Haitian immigrants. Together, composer/violinist Daniel Bernard Roumain and spoken word artist/activist, Marc Bamuthi Joseph explore themes of family, history and folklore with the rhythm and energy of hip-hop.