February 24 @ 4:00 pm$10 - $40
Stand up and cheer as VocalEssence honors past, present, and future trailblazing African and African American women who persist against all odds to change their communities and the world. Atlanta’s Spelman College Glee Club will join the VocalEssence Chorus and VocalEssence Singers Of This Age in this electrifying program, which celebrates entrepreneurship, highlights the importance of education, and advocates for the equality of all.
Program includes works by Margaret Bonds, Ambrož Čopi, Abbie Betinis, Bernice Johnson Reagon, Kevin Johnson & Sarah Stephens, Ysaÿe Barnwell, and Rosephanye Powell
This performance will celebrate the contributions of three local women: Former Minneapolis Mayor Sharon Sayles Belton, Council Member Andrea Jenkins, and Congresswoman Ilhan Omar.