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Sisterfire Showcase

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6/29/2019 at 6:00 PM

Roadwork brings the social power of music to the Millennium Stage through the spirit of its Sisterfire Festival. Join us for an intergenerational, multiracial, post-genre hour of womensound.  With a special tribute to the late Dr. Shirley Childress Johnson, long-time sign language interpreter for Sweet Honey In The Rock. This year’s showcase features: Ysaye Barnwell -- singer, composer, arranger and Sweet Honey In The Rock alum; Ariel Horowitz -- violinist, composer, activist; Be Steadwell -- vocalist, composer and director; and Yasmin Williams — acoustic fingerstyle guitarist and composer.  www.roadworkcenter.org

This performance will be sign-interpreted.

Presented in collaboration with the Smithsonian Folklife Festival: Social Power of Music  with support from WPFW, Busboys and Poets and Levine Music.


Featured Artist(s)
Ysaye Barnwell
Ariel Horowitz
Be Steadwell
Yasmin Williams

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