Christylez Bacon: Human Beatbox (Enoch Pratt Free Library) – VIRTUAL

Christylez Bacon: Human Beatbox Christylez Bacon, GRAMMY nominated Progressive Hip-Hop artist combines rhyming, storytelling and interactive call and response choruses with diverse instrumentation to deliver a message of cultural acceptance & unification blending traditional elements of musical styles from jazz to hip-hop. This event is part of Summer Break Baltimore, […]

Power of Storytelling, Roots of Resistance (Fairfax County Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Diane Macklin explores the role of folktales as a means of resistance and liberation from the day African peoples stepped upon the shores of the Americas. The Br’er Rabbit and High John stories were told between adults, not as simplistic tales to entertain children. Through narrative, she will introduce the […]

Get Into the Groove: A Story of Hip Hop (Enoch Pratt Free Library) – VIRTUAL

Get Into the Groove: A Story of Hip Hop with A Squared “Get Into the Groove: A Story of Hip Hop” is a performance that takes the audience on an immersive journey through the 4 main elements of Hip Hop: Breakdancing, DJ, Emcee, and Graffiti. Come experience the joy and freedom […]

Teens: Planet Manga (New York Public Library) – VIRTUAL

You’ll learn the fundamentals of storytelling and character building using a cosmic, fantastical spec opera format.  This is a wonderful intro to comics, animation and science fiction as the kids learn to tell stories and create characters based on scientific facts and dreams of the future. For 13-18 years old. […]