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#LSPFIELDTRIP: DC (06.04.15)

The Blood Quilt

Next in the #LSPFIELDTRIP series we head to Arena Stage for a showing of Katori Hall’s newest play, The Blood Quilt. Join us for a night of theatre and an opportunity to hear from the cast as part of a post-show talk back. Get your discount tickets before May 29th.

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Kat’s Korner: Dream Makers (RECAP)

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The first Dream Makers event was a success! Check out Kat’s recap that includes Twitter highlights of the night. Special thanks to Jamyla Bennu and Oyin Handmade for a great night of honest reflection.

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Feminine Folklore on Politini (PODCAST)

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In November, Kat made her theatrical debut as a member of the cast of Goldie Deane’s Feminine Folklore. Last week, she and Goldie sat down with Aisha & Danielle Moodie-Mills for Politini to discuss the idea of the fairytale and the messages it send to girls and women.

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2014 Queens’ Stroll Style & Make-Up Guide

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The Queens’ Stroll returns to U Street this year for Black President’s Day. Join us as we honor the women of Kalakuta with our own tribute that will take place down the U Street corridor and end at Den of Thieves for the official Black President’s Day celebrations. Click the link for details on meeting up, styling and makeup.

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10.15: 9th Annual Black President’s Day & Finding Fela Screening

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The 9th Annual Black President’s Day event returns October 15th. What better way to celebrate the birthday of Afrobeat icon, Fela Kuti than with a special screening of the newest documentary Finding Fela in addition to our annual interactive gathering of Afrobeat lovers and Queens. Limited discounted tickets are available for both events. Early ticket purchase is available.

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