A Celebration of Black History Month

7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

John L. Tishman Auditorium, The New School

From the New School:

Join us for A Celebration of Black History Month, Curated by Charlotte Small, a special gathering of song, dance, theater, oration and community!  

 This special event will feature performers, artists, and activists including Keynote speaker Dr. Cornel West, Arturo O’Farrill, the Buster Williams Trio, Ethel Calhoun, Mannes Orchestra performing Alvin Singleton, Charlotte Small, and more! 

The one-night only event will take place on Friday, February 23rd at 7:30pm in the Tishman Auditorium.

This event is open to the public and free with registration!

Presented by The New School College of Performing Arts and the College of Performing Arts Committee on Equity, Inclusion, and Social Justice

Keynote speaker, Dr. Cornel West

Power Silhouette

Arturo O’Farrill

Mannes Orchestra performs Alvin Singleton’s Across Differences, conducted by David Hayes

Buster Williams Trio: Buster Williams, Cyrus Chestnut, Lenny White

The School of Jazz and Contemporary Music’s Gospel Chorus led by Charlotte Small

Performers from The School of Drama, College of Performing Arts at The New School

…and more!

Join us!

Presented by the College of Performing Arts at The New School.

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