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dat Black Mermaid Man Lady/Performance Installation

Presented by allgo at ALLGO, Austin TX

Aug 17 - 25 2018
dat Black Mermaid Man Lady/Performance Installation

This is a gathering place. An imagined living room – at the bottom of the Ocean – a home, where all there is is Love.

A collaboration between Sharon Bridgforth, her daughter Sonja Perryman and 2008 MacArthur Fellow, Walter Kitundu, dat Black Mermaid Man Lady/Performance Installation, is a gathering place. An imagined living room – at the bottom of the Ocean – a home, where all there is is Love. A place for people from all walks of life to come as they are, interact with our art – share their stories, connect, celebrate, grieve, heal.

Here – in the tradition of Black Spiritual, social and civil rights

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ADMISSION INFO

Event is free and open to the public but RSVP tickets are required for each event as space is limited. https://datblackmermaidmanladyperformanceinstallation.eventbrite.com

Contact: 5124722001

Email: allgo@allgo.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

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Each performance will feature dat Black Mermaid Man Lady/The Show excerpt performed by Florinda Bryant and a special guest(s).

August 17 Friday 7pm Performance and installation with special guest Omi Osun Joni L. Jones

August 18 Saturday 7pm Performance and Installation with special guests Alexis Pauline Gumbs and Julia Sangodare Roxanne Wallace

August 19 Sunday 2pm Performance and Installation with special guest Shay Youngblood

August 22 Wednesday 7pm Performance and Installation with special guest Anî La’arni Ayuma

August 23 Thursday 7pm Performance and Installation TBA

August 24 Friday 7pm Performance and Installation with special guest Krudas Cubensi

August 25 Saturday 7pm Performance and Installation with special guest Gbeda of Gbeda Acupuncture and Sound Medicine

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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  • Walter, Sharon and Sonja discuss dat black mermaid man lady/ performance installation

LOCATION

ALLGO

701 Tillery Street Suite 1-A, Austin, TX 78702

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