Cease & Desist Ballet is an afrofuturistic opera-ballet. Set years into the future, the story delves into the world of two sisters unable to agree on how to handle the catastrophic consequences of a decision made by their late father.
The Baltimore-based Afro House Concert Seriesis a celebration of the city’s extraordinary maker scene. The series features composer and pianist Scott Patterson on piano, Afro House ensembles (including the Astronaut Symphony), special guests, and local food and beverage makers.
Through facilitated civil conversation, neighbors engage in a meaningful discussion about what their neighborhood will look like 100 years into the future. A performance by Astronaut Symphony serves as an entry point and source of inspiration for the conversation.
Sent from a dying earth, General Kojo and Ra-7 have been ordered to “recolor” the barren planet Beta-5. Upon their arrival, Ebon and Ra are confronted with unprecedented realities that transform them both.
Critically acclaimed pianist and composer Scott Patterson presents his debut solo piano album, featuring his award winning compositions for choreographer Camille A. Brown’s Mr. TOL E. RAncE and BLACK GIRL: Linguistic Play.