Shows and Events

Previous events

EAT LITTLE AND LIVE LONG

“Eat Little and Live Long” - the title of the program and menu comes out of Caribbean culture and “the yard” as both home and as a focal point for community gathering, culture-raising, and social development.

DANCE FILM NIGHTS

Join us this Summer in the backyard of Venn Cowork for Dance Film Nights, a series of screenings and discussions focused on dance on screen, presented by CreateART and hosted by Venn. Each event will feature 3 short films, conversations with their creators, and complimentary wine.

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

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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

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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.