8PM, Wed. Jun 8th
Katch Kat: Woolly Mammoth’s Community Conversation
Woolly Mammoth Theatre • 641 D Street, NW WDC
As part of a special Connectivity initiative around An Octoroon, join DC area changemakers, thought leaders, activists and artists for a provocative series of engagement opportunities around every single performance of An Octoroon. On Wednesday, June 8th, LSP’s Risikat “Kat” Okedeyi will facilitate a post-show discussion. Special discount pricing available when you use the code: RADICAL for $25 tickets to the any of the performances.
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9PM, Tues. June 7th
The Beautiful One
U Street Music Hall • 1115 U Street, NW WDC
In honor of what would have been Prince’s 58th birthday, we are celebrating his life with music and fellowship. The proceeds from this event will go to two charities: Girls Rock! DC and the U Street Music Foundation.
The night will feature:
Bunny Bread (Jazzrefreshed/Uprock)
AxelF Crew (Jahsonic, Adrian Loving, DJ Stylus)
Visuals by ED & Painting by HQ Robinson
#thebeautifulonedc #assembleyourcrew #axelfdc
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7PM Thurs. June 16th
Katch Kat: Plot the Industry
Hotel-RL • 207 E Redwood St Baltimore, MD 21202
Produced by Creative Nomads, the next Plot the Industry talk centers around cross cultural collaborations. An esteemed panel moderated by LSP’s Risikat Okedeyi will feature Deborah Bond, Kokayi and The Shaolin Jazz Project. Panelists will give insight into finding the opportunities, preparing for the experience, creating engaging content, the actual experience of connecting with a foreign culture through the language of music, and how this experience has or will shape your journey going forward. Free and open to the public with RSVP.