First Person Arts/ Arts Sanctuary Events

Use the discount code ART” for 20% off tickets to the following shows!

SoniaSancez by ErikaVonie
Conversation and Song with:
Sonia Sanchez, Bernice Johnson Reagon, and Toshi Reagon

Long-time activists and friends - poet Sonia Sanchez, musician Bernice Johnson Reagon, and folk/blues artist Toshi Reagon - perform on stage together for the first time!

come. I say come, and return to the fight.
this fight for the earth
this fight for our children
this fight for our life
we need your hurricane voices
we need your sacred hands

-an excerpt from “For Sweet Honey and the Rock” by Sonia Sanchez

Date: Wednesday, November 14
Time: 7-8:30 PM
Place: Christ Church, 20 N. American Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Cost: $35 (Use the discount code “ART” for 20% off)

Street Grace Series: Native Portals of Lynching and Love

Inspired by their personal stories, memories, and dreams, six dancers from FlyGround Dance explore their exposure to this country’s traumatic history of lynching and ask the question: what would it take for me to fall in love with the United States?

Date: Thursday, November 15 and Friday, November 16
Time: 7-8 PM
Place: Christ Church, 20 N. American Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Cost: $15 (Use the discount code “ART” for 20% off)

For more information about the entire First Person Arts Festival visit festival.firstpersonarts.org.

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