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Monday, April 06, 2009
[MN] Vietnamese Women’s Spoken Word & Hip Hop Show April 10th
Vietnamese Women’s Spoken Word & Hip Hop Show: April 10th
Weisman Art Museum
$5/3 for students & Loft members
Equilibrium Spoken Word and Hip Hop Showcase: Jennii Le,Sahra Nguyen, and Magnetic North (Derek Kan and Theresa Vu) with emcee Linda Nguyen. The Weisman hosts nationally renowned performing artists in this special rendition of the Loft Literary Center’s “Equilibrium” series at the museum. The program begins with performances by two of the nation’s most talented spoken word artists, Jennii Le and Sahra Nguyen. Brooklyn hip-hop duo Magnetic North, featuring Theresa Vu and Derek Kan, headlines the show.
Cosponsored by the Weisman and the Loft Literary Center. Equilibrium is the Loft’s groundbreaking series engaging communities of color with spoken word performances by the brightest local and national talents.
Galleries open at 7:00 p.m. Tickets at the door. In collaboration with the Weisman Art Museum'sChanging Identity: Recent Works by Women Artists from Vietnam. www.weisman.umn.edu