Shows and Events

Previous events

MasterClass Curated by Kyle Abraham

MasterClass Curated by Kyle Abraham

Milwaukee Film Festival

"Gold" is presented at the Milwaukee Film Festival May 6-20.

May12

Performance Art, Healing and Trauma

Performance Art, Healing and Trauma talk presented by 2021 Milwaukee Film Festival

Arts Alive 2021 Spring Event

Medgar Evers College

Tune in live as Medgar Evers College of Fine Arts in Media and the Performing Arts students demonstrate their power and commitment to the creative arts such as dance, music, spoken word and more

Word.Sound.Power

Brooklyn Academy of Music

Join some of the best hip-hop MCs and poets from Brooklyn and beyond for an electrifying evening charged to move your mind, body, and spirit at BAM’s annual showcase of spoken word.

Apr5

Gold Workshop With Forward Space

 —  —

Taking Over Jacob's Pillow Instagram!!!

Jade Charon is taking over Jacob's Pillow Instagram with Mia Chong

Club House Conversation

Imagination as Liberation

Guest Lecturer and Workshop

 —  —

Santa Rosa College

This workshop looks at the history and cultural connections of Gold Hoop earrings from Africa to the streets of Black and Brown neighborhoods in America. Students will screen the movie Gold, observe a PowerPoint presentation, and be lead through a dance movement-based workshop that explores the reclamation of power using dance as resistance. The class will culminate with discussion and unison, reciting positive affirmations.

Black Creatives In Academia

Restore Arts Festival

Milwaukee Ballet Company, 504 West National Avenue, Milwaukee, Wi

A CREATIVE ARTS SHOWCASE THAT SPECIFICALLY INVITES WOMEN OF COLOR TO SUBMIT THEIR ARTISTIC PROJECTS FOR PUBLIC CONSUMPTION WHILE RECEIVING HIGH-QUALITY PROFESSIONAL FEEDBACK FROM WOMEN OF COLOR IN THEIR FIELD. THE PURPOSE OF THIS EVENT IS TO BUILD PARTNERSHIP AND NETWORKS AMONG WOMEN OF COLOR CREATIVES.

"I" Workshop

 —  —

Downtown Movement & Dance, 1144 S Hope St, Los Angeles, CA 90015, Los Angeles, California

"i "- Inspired by the Black Arts Movement, this movement and community empowerment workshop fuses Black contemporary dance and rhythmic studies from the African Diaspora. Dancers are taken on a journey to investigate their individual ancestry and their contribution to the collective advancement of our society. This workshops asks, "Who are WE?" Participants define, re-define, and reaffirm themselves as dancers and humans. Along with dance, this workshop includes elements of film, writing and conversations. Dancers should come to the workshop prepared to dance , write, and connect.

Apr21

Restore Dance Festival

True Skool, The Shops of Grand Avenue 161 W Wisconsin, Milwaukee

 RESTORE ARTS FESTIVAL WILL ALSO BE HELD AT TRUE SKOOL. MONTHS PRIOR TO RESTORE WEEKEND ARTISTS SUBMITTED A SAMPLE OF THEIR WORK, IT WAS REVIEWED BY A COMMITTEE AND THOSE SELECTED WILL BE SHOWCASED DURING THIS EVENT. EXPERIENCED CREATIVE PROFESSIONALS WILL BE IN THE AUDIENCE AND PROVIDE ORAL AND WRITTEN FEEDBACK ON THEIR WORK. ENTRANCE FEE FOR SUBMISSION IS $10. TICKETS FOR THE EVENT ARE $20 FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC AND $15 FOR STUDENTS. DOORS OPEN AT 6:30PM. SHOW STARTS AT 7PM. 

i Love Myself Fundraiser

 —  —

On The Bayou, Milwaukee

 “I LOVE MYSELF” FUNDRAISER AND NETWORKING EVENT IS DESIGNED TO RAISE MONEY FOR THE ORGANIZATION AND FASHION LINE WHILE CONNECTING PEOPLE THAT MAY AND MAY NOT BE IN THE DANCE WORLD. IT WILL BE HELD AT THE ON THE BAYOU RESTAURANT FROM 5PM – 8PM. 

Apr13

Legacy UCLA MFA Showcase

 —  —

Gloriya Kaufman Hall, UCLA

Jade Charon will be presenting three works at UCLA Kaufman Hall.