Oju Ibeji (Eyes of the Twins)
Brava and Black Artists Contemporary Cultural Experience present So Soul San Francisco: Black Art Salon Series Oju Beji (Eyes of the Twins) Hosted by Melorra Green and Melonie Green Join hosts Melorra Green and Melonie Green in a powerful, humorous and profound discussion with one of the Bay's best in written and podcast journalism, JR Valrey of The Block Report Radio (TBR), whose guests have included Cynthia McKinney, Erykah Badu, Mumia, Emory Douglas, and a host of other greats. The Block Report is a source for some of the most exclusive conversations in politics, hip hop, history and culture. The Ibejis will play some of their favorite jams from the radio show while going down memory lane with JR to discover how he's been able to capture the story of so many great artists, humanitarians and political firgures. We will highlight one of his last discussions with Bay Area music legend, Pam the Funktress. Live Art by SafetyFirst Music by Melorra Green of Ibeji Lounge Audio snippets by The Block Report TICKETS? $10 - $25 sliding scale? No one turned away for lack of funds (subject to availability)? UPCOMING SALONS March 15 - Afro Present: Dreamtime in the endless twilight of 24/7?w/Guest Hosts Amara Tabor Smith & Ellen Sebastian Chang April 19 - Black Benatar's Black Magic Cabaret ?w/Guest Host Beatrice Thomas May 17 - Black on Black: High Crimes & Misdemeanors ?BACCE presents New Work & Manifesto June 21 - Sugar Shack Remix ?Black Music Salon ABOUT ?BACCE commemorates, celebrates and cultivates the phenomenal Black Art scene with So Soul San Francisco: Black Art Salons. Every third Thursday, BACCE takes over Brava's Cabaret to unleash Black Art in a series of salons that include performance, food, music and conversation. We invite the community to enjoy and share the tremendous artistic output of some of the Bay Area's most exciting and dynamic performing artists.