Convergence: Connecting Our Shared Experience through Performance and Prose

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When and Where:
Saturday, November 10, 2018 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
at The Church Within

1125 Spruce St., Indianapolis, IN 46203

Special Venue Instructions: Free parking available.
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Presenter(s):
31SVN Street Dance Academy, Uzuri Asad, Victor Crespo, Mina Keohane, Ess McKee, Chris Pitts, Beatriz Vasquez

Cost:
Free

Event Description:

AWESOMENESS NOMINEE!

Spoken word, visual art, dance, and music converge to showcase stories of historically silenced communities and the power of unity.

*The calendar insert in NUVO erroneously listed two addresses. This event is at The Church Within - 1125 Spruce St. 

The Indianapolis artistic community represents a diverse selection of people from all walks of life and backgrounds. This event serves to find and reflect on the convergence of artistry, culture, and tradition through poetic prose, rhythmic dance, and visual storytelling. By inviting creatives who represent these disciplines to form one united production, the audience will be able to appreciate that, although different, we each contribute to making beauty of this life experience. Featuring artists Beatriz Vasquez, Chris Pitts, Ess McKee, Uzuri Asad, 31SVN Street Dance Academy, Mina Keohane, and more!

Convergence will not only focus on performance but will also include a hands-on learning portion and time to interact with the performers.

Parking is available at The Church Within, and overflow parking is available on the street. 

Walk-ins welcome. RSVP's encouraged by Nov. 9

Presented by Stacia Murphy, Kheprw Institute, INAZ Dezign, Oldsoul Entertainment, Bringing Down the Band, IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute, and The Church Within.

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Award of Awesomeness
Convergence is one of five events nominated for an Award of Awesomeness! These events use the arts, humanities, and/or religion in unique ways to explore the INTERSECTION theme and have the potential to be true standouts. The winner will receive a $1,000 prize that will be announced at the conclusion of the Public Conversation on Sunday, November 11 at the Indiana State Museum.

Image: INAZ Dezign