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Deliver Black Dreams’ Latest Mural Says to “Write It, Paint It, Do It”

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Deliver Black Dreams’ Latest Mural Says to “Write It, Paint It, Do It”

Deliver Black Dreams’ latest mural will be a call to action. Located on the Wilson Road railroad bridge on the West Side, the mural is intended to engage young people with an inspiring quote. Collaborators Shelbi Harris and Marcus Billingsley were a part of the effort behind the first Deliver Black Dreams mural on Fifth […]

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Juneteenth Celebration Roundup

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Juneteenth Celebration Roundup

For many, last year’s racial justice protests in the aftermath of the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbury and the national resurgence of the Black Lives Matter movement spurred the desire to honor Black lives in any way people could. Last summer saw businesses taking active steps, such as donating a portion of […]

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Maroon Arts Group presents: ROOTS

Anne Evans Anne Evans Maroon Arts Group presents: ROOTS

Maroon Arts Group presents: ROOTS, an expression in identity. Featuring Lori Lindsey Friday, Jan 18 at 7pm Goree Event Space

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ROOTS: An Open Expression Featuring Ekundayo & Candice

Anne Evans Anne Evans ROOTS: An Open Expression Featuring Ekundayo & Candice

Join MAG on Friaday, August 10th as we feature Ekundayo & Candice. Maroon Arts Group is a community organization that strives to bring conscious, cultural programs to the city of Columbus.

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MAG Presents: Inside The Riot – A Choreopoem

Anne Evans Anne Evans MAG Presents: Inside The Riot – A Choreopoem

2 SHOWS!! Friday, June 29th & Saturday June 30th Tickets: $25 (Contact [email protected] for group sales) Inside the Riot, a choreopoem (Poetry, Music & Movement) illuminating civil unrest in modern society. This work challenges the ideology of change and disruption as means of public demonstration for the sake of social change and eradication of oppressive […]

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Interview: “Inside the Riot” Choreopoem Challenges What it Means to Riot

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Interview: “Inside the Riot” Choreopoem Challenges What it Means to Riot

Presented by Maroon Arts Group, “Inside the Riot” is a choreopoem featuring the poetry, movement, and music of local writers, poets, dancers, and performers. The piece tackles the “civil unrest in modern society” and literally puts its audience inside a riot. The piece was written by nine contributing writers through Maroon Arts Group’s 2016 “Write […]

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The Confluence Cast: Summer Festivals 2018

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Summer Festivals 2018

Happy Comfest! Get a preview of the already-begun festival season and hear from a selection of bands gracing the stage at this weekend’s Comfest. Show notes for this episode This week’s episode of the Confluence Cast is sponsored by the Upper Arlington Labor Day Arts Festival. The Upper Arlington Labor Day Arts Festival hosts 25,000 visitors […]

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