THE BEAT OF THE POETS WITH MARTHA MOOKE, RAHZEL, AND SPECIAL GUESTS
THUR, MAY 18 | 7:30 PM
SPECIAL LITERATURE EVENT. The Residency kicks off with The Beat of the Poets hosted by Martha Mooke, with Rahzel, Dr. Jamila Lyiscott, Karl “Dice Raw” Jenkins, emerging artists from Urban Word, and other special guests. Drawing on the rhythm of the words, the evening features performances of contemporary and classic works, conversations, critiques, and a surprise ending!
$25 | $15 (30 & Under with ID) • Leonard Nimoy Thalia
A CONCERT IN THREE PARTS, FEATURING A PERFORMANCE OF GIL SCOTT-HERON’S THE REVOLUTION WILL NOT BE TELEVISED AND THE WORLD PREMIERE OF MARTHA MOOKE AND RAHZEL’S BEATS PER REVOLUTION
FRI, MAY 19 | 8PM
A revolutionary concert featuring Steven Bernstein & Sexmob, Jaimeo Brown & Transcendence, and the world premiere of Beats per Revolution by Electric violist Martha Mooke and Beatboxing legend Rahzel. Featuring a performance of Gil Scott Heron's The Revolution Will Not Be Televised and an all-star ensemble.
$35-$65 | $25 (30 & Under with ID) • Peter Jay Sharp Theatre
AMBIENT BEAT PARTY
FRI, MAY 19 | 10:30PM
Join us at Bar Thalia for cocktails alongside a late-night DJ set with Rahzel.
JUST KIDDING: BEAT BOX BONANZA!
SAT, MAY 20 | 11AM
Treat the kids to a fantastic morning of sound as beatbox legend Rahzel performs and passes along a few tricks to your budding young beat boxers.
All tickets $17 • Leonard Nimoy Thalia