Earth Pearl Collective: Sovereign (Programs 1 - 3)
Wed Jan 9, 2019 – Sat Jan 12, 2019
Sovereign: black queer one womyn show festival returns for the second year at 18th & Union Art Space, sponsored by the Hansberry Project.
This year’s festival will feature solo shows from local artist and Gregory Award winner of Best Actress in a play, Aishe’ Keita, healing sound artist, Naa Akua, burlesque extraordinaire Briq House, afro-latinx songstress, Aviona Rodriguez Brown, and the dance stylings of Tyisha Nedd, also D.C. guest artist and dynamic member of the peace and body roll duo “Boom-scat”, Patience Sings. Their shows are grounded in various artistic disciplines including music, dance, poetry, and traditional griot storytelling.