Performances/Events

 

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UP4H

A Monthly Workshop on Using the Art of Poetry for Psychological, Cultural & Spiritual Healing

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PAST SHOWS

(not all performances are listed here)

Black Women’s Empowerment 

Virtual Support Group Kickoff

Via Zoom

July 11th, 2020 (Wilmington, NC)


4th of YOU-LIE

Innes Park

July 4th, 2020 (Wilmington, NC)


The Heart Gallery

IG LIVE

June 20, 2020 (Wilmington, NC)


Special Malcolm X Day Performance

Facebook Live

May 19, 2020 (Virtual)


Virtual Spoken Word Show

Facebook Live

May 9, 2020 (Virtual)


State of the Black Race: Past, Present and Future

Basu Farms

September 6, 2019 (Pembroke Township, IL)


Pop Up Shop Collective

UNCW, Kenan auditorium 7:30pm

August 17th, 2019 (Wilmington NC)


NAACP Sankofa Summer Program

Shiloh Missionary Church

July 18th, 2019 (Wilmington NC)


Lumina Festival Coast Poetry Jam

UNCW, Kenan auditorium 7:30pm

July 12th, 2019 (Wilmington NC)


Lumina Festival Coast Poetry Jam

UNCW, Kenan auditorium 7:30pm

July 12th, 2019 (Wilmington NC)


Juneteenth Festival

MLK Center 12pm

June 15th, 2019 (Wilmington, NC)


Empowerment U: Juneteenth Teach-In

King auditorium, UNCW  1pm

June 11th 2019 (Wilmington, NC)


Sankofa Crystal & Sage Open Mic (Feature)

Sankofa Crystal & Sage

June 1st, 2019 (Union, NC)


Friends & Family Day

Temple of Truth, Light and Life

May 26th, 2019 (Wilmington, NC)


Who is Malcolm X?

Cape Fear Museum

May 19, 2019 5pm  (Wilmington, NC)


Truth, Teachings and Triumphs: Personification of Told and Untold Events in Black American History 

with LATIBAH COLLARD GREEN MUSEUM

Allen Temple CME Church

April 13, 2019 5pm  (Wilmington, NC)


Black Tie Azalea Day Fundraiser

Scottish Rite Temple

April 6, 2019 8pm (Wilmington, NC)


Stop The Violence Rally

Portia Hines Park

April 6, 2019 1pm (Wilmington, NC)


I Have Been To The Mountaintop Documentary 51st Observance

Cape Fear Museum

April 4, 2019 6pm (Wilmington, NC)


Historical Traumas and Triumphs of the Black Woman’s Body, Mind, and Soul: Stories as Told through the Eyes of the Women of the Latibah Collard Green Museum

with LATIBAH COLLARD GREEN MUSEUM

Winthrop University

Plowden Auditorium (Withers Building)

March 28, 2019 7pm (Rock Hill, SC)


Liberation Chief Podcast

March 9, 2019  (Virtual)


Latibah Collard Green Museum Performance

Winthrop University

Career Education and Professional Ethics course 

February 19, 2019 (Rock Hill, SC)


Black History Month Celebration

Antioch Baptist Church

February 16, 2019 (Blackstock, SC)


Reconstruction: “Redefining Black America”

Sugar Creek Library

4045 N. Tryon St. 6pm-8pm

January 7, 2019 (Charlotte, NC)


13th Annual Matunda Ya Kwanzaa

“Harvesting the Seeds After the Storm”

St. Mark’s Church 6pm

December 28, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


Pre-Kwanzaa Celebration

(The Study of Melanin)

Taylor Homes

December 18, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


Dr. Umar Lecture

“We Shall Never Forget:The 120th Memorial of the Wilmington Race Massacre”

Ebenezer Baptist Church

November 18, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


Night of Truth

UNCW Kenan Auditorium

November 5, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


Awakening The African Consciousness

THE ARC October 20, 2018 (Miami, FL)


“Politics and Prose”

Theatre NOW

October 10, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


NBLC March on Washington 55th Anniversary Celebration

Ebenezer Empowerment Center

August 25th, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


“The Awakening” Book Signing and Show

New Hanover County Library (Northeast Branch)

August 11th, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


Performance and Workshop

Allendale-Fairfax Education Foundation

July 20th, 2018 (Allendale, SC)


Author Talk: Poetry on the Porch

Athenian Press

June 23rd, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


Juneteenth Celebration

MLK Park

June 23rd, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


Friends & Family Day

Temple of Truth, Light and Life

June 10th, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


Candlelight Vigil for Victims of The “Waffle House Shooting”

May 21, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


Youth Day

Temple of Truth, Light and Life

May 19th, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


Live Poetry Reading 12pm est

Facebook

May 4, 2018 (FB Live)


12th Annual Poetry Jam

State University of New York at Plattsburgh

(Alumni Conference Room)

April 20th, 2018 (Plattsburgh, NY)


Stop The Violence, Start The Peace Rally

Portia Hines Park

April 14th, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


NBLC I’ve Been To The Mountaintop MLK 50th Benefit Gala

Ebenezer Baptist Church

April 6th, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


Dr. Martin Luther King Commemoration

Williston Auditorium

April 4th, 2018 (Plattsburgh, NY)


Soul Session Sunday: Women’s Edition

2nd Base Longue

March 18, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


7 Deadly Sins of Being a Woman Production

March 14th & March 18th, 2018

King Hall

UNCW (Wilmington, NC)


Jokes & Jazz

Scottish Rite Temple

February 24, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


Girls Empowerment Group

Laney High School

February 14, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


Wilmington Women’s March

Downtown Wilmington (Thalian Hall)

January 20, 2018 Wilmington, NC


MLK Rally/Press Conference

1898 Memorial

January 15, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


7 Deadly Sins of Being a Woman Production

Big Dawg Productions

January 14, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


7 Deadly Sins of Being a Woman Production

Big Dawg Productions

January 7, 2018 (Wilmington, NC)


NBLC Kwanzaa Celebration

Temple of Truth Light and Life

December 26th & 27th, 2017 (Wilmington, NC)


Soul Session Sunday

2nd Base Longue

October 15, 2017 (Wilmington, NC)


Sovereignty Radio Takeover

WPEB 88.1

September 23, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA)


Black Mall Street

Batram’s Garden

September 17, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA)


Special Guest Performance

Central Baptist Church

September 17, 2017 (Wayne, PA)


Counteracting Gentrification & Miseducation through Economic Restoration

The Rotunda

July 29th, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA)


Poetic Feature

Pecola Breedlove (Stay Black Edition)

July 4th, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA)


Universal Juneteenth Parade and Festival

African American Museum

June 17, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA)


Frankford 8th Annual Multi-Cultural Affair

Gambrel Recreation Center

June 3, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA)


iBuyBlack Rally

PCOL

March 18, 2017 (Philadelphia, PA)


Philadelphia Kwanzaa Celebration

Universal Charter School

December 31, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA)


Kwanzaa 50th Anniversary Celebration

“Moving Forward As A People”

St. Stephen’s A.M.E Church

Performing December 28th & December 29th, 2016 (Wilmington, NC)


Kwanzaa Royal Pageant

Universal Charter School

December 16, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA)


Black Friday Film Screening

African American Museum

November 19, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA)


Unity Healing & Wellness Pt. 2: The Awakening

The Rotunda

August 19, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA)


Art Of Expression

Elk’s Longue

July 23rd, 2016 (West Chester, PA)


Juneteenth Parade & Festival

African American Museum

June 18th, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA)


Malcolm X Day Celebration

Malcolm X Park

May 19, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA)


Spotlight Performer

“Sounds In A Gallery”

May 7, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA)


Live Performance

E-Life Media

April 29, 2016 (Capitol Heights, MD)


Featured Performer

COAST Poetry Jam

April 22, 2016 (Wilmington, NC)


Featured Performer

“Black History is American History”

February 26, 2016 (Newark, NJ)

February 13, 2016 (Norristown, PA)


Featured Interview

OKLBR Podcast

January 2016 (National Podcast)

Listen To The Interview Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FKK8cQL96i0


Featured Performance and Interview

U.N.I.A The Legacy Of A Nation Radio Show

November & December 2015 Philadelphia, PA


Featured Interview & Performance

Gospel Joy 1490am

October 2015 Wilmington, NC


Guest Performer

“Celebrating the Arts & Appreciation Ceremony”

October 2015 Wilmington, NC


Unspoken Legacy Website

September 2015 (National Site)


Featured Poem

Gospel Joy 1490am

August 2015 & September 2015 Wilmington, NC


“Justice or Else”

Local Organizing Committee

August 2015 Wilmington, NC


Special Performance

Jackson Family Reunion

July 2015 Greensboro, NC


Featured Performer

Artistic Vibes

June 2015 Miami, FL


Group Performance with Shameka Poetry Thomas

“Speak Fridays”

March 2015 Miami, FL


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