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The Baltimore Butterfly Sessions: It Was Always Possible
Seeded by davidie on 26 Mar 2021
Author: Baltimore Center Stage
Date: February 8th, 2021 starting at 7 PM For captions, click here: Click the link to view a digital copy of our program: "It was always possible” for individual artists to lead the movement we are living in now. For this first Baltimore Butterfly Session of 2021, hear from Obie award-winning actress and Pulitzer Prize nominated playwright Eisa Davis in conversation with her father, a leader in the Baltimore Transit Equity Coalition; the music of multitalented musician Darius Christian; and poetry by international spoken word activist and poet Lady Brion. Last year, we questioned everything: our country's history of racialized violence, the very underpinnings of democracy, and the complex legacy of the White American Theatre. BIPOC artists began organizing with renewed energy and vital shifts began to take shape. But much of the field's focus has been on providing correctives for institutions, when it’s the artists the