Cabin fever setting in? We’re here to provide some relief with a rundown of the all the People’s Liberty family goings-on this month. Hope to see you at an event soon!
Sankofa Experience Opening Night + Globefront Takeover
Globe Grantee Jennie Wright has transformed the Globefront into Experience Sankofa. Sankofa will be an immersive cultural exchange and improvisational arts learning project. Visitors will "travel" back to the Harlem Renaissance era and, later this spring, venture back to experience 1990's Hip Hop Culture. Join us to encounter a number of interactive performances, exhibits and cosplay.
RSVP: Sankofa Experience Opening Night
Where: People’s Liberty Globefront, 1805 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202
Sankofa Experience runs February 2- March 24.
The Cotton Club Experience runs Feb. 2-24 and These Are The Breaks, detailing the emergence of Hip Hop, runs March 7-24. Weekend experiences are $10; weekday museum exhibits are free and open to the public.
Sankofa Cotton Club Museum / Ongoing–Monday–Thursday (Noon–5pm)
Sankofa Timed Tours / Ongoing–Thursday, Friday, Saturday (6–10pm)
Sankofa Ongoing special events / Sundays (Noon–6pm)
Sankofa Rent Party / February 23 (7:30–10pm)
Sankofa Closing Cotton Club Rip the Runway Dance Party / February 24 (Noon–6:30pm)
2.4 & 2.8
The Mobilization of Congo Square Pop-ups
Napoleon Maddox, 2019 Project Grant recipient, is bringing his free jazz concert series, Mobilization of Congo Square, to several locations throughout February. His performances introduce jazz to an underexposed audience and champion freedom of expression and possibility. Here’s where you can catch his improvised concerts this month:
9:30am at Arlitt Preschool
10.30am at Sweet Sister Splash
4:30pm at Price Hill Library
6:30pm at Washing Well Laundromat
10____Women Community Event
2019 Project Grant Recipient Kristen and Jeff Seuss are creating a multi-disciplinary experience that will connect the accomplishments of female trailblazers with our modern Cincinnati identity using the lives and legacies of ten Cincinnati women. More details to come soon!
RSVP: 10____Women: Choose the First Class
Where: People’s Liberty, 1805 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202
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