Join us for Sights & Sounds of East Oakland: Come Together

Apr 12, 2017

Let the artists tell it: East Oakland has a “vibe,” a distinctive feel and flavor, and they do all they can to capture and convey it. Join KALW Public Radio and Oakland Voices for Sights and Sounds of East Oakland: Come Together, the second annual event celebrating the community by the artists who live, work, and create here.

Tickets $0-5, available herehttps://www.eventbrite.com/e/sights-sounds-live-come-together-tickets-33491763767

The afternoon will feature musical and dance performances by a capella group OSA Vocal Rush, praise dance by Lyric Performing Arts Academy, visual art and poetry by Bobby Arte featuring 2016 Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Azariah Cole-Shephard, and a soul performance by 1-O.A.K., along with multimedia storytelling from community media project Oakland Voices.

Enjoy food from 9 Julio Empanada Kitchen, fresh cookies by Baked In Blood, live art activities facilitated by Laila Espinoza, and a pre-show dance party with resident DJ HeyLove. Also enter a raffle to win special prizes from local clothiers, brands, and artisans!

KALW & Oakland Voices present: 

Sights & Sounds of East Oakland: Come Together

A celebration of the arts and artists of East Oakland, California

Where

  • Philip Reeder Theater at Castlemont High
  • 8601 MacArthur Blvd, Oakland

When

  • Sunday, April 30, 2017
  • 2:30 p.m. show, 1:30 p.m. pre-show

Show starts at 2:30 p.m, with food, art and a DJ in the courtyard starting at 1:30 p.m. The audience is also invited to a post-show discussion with community stakeholders.

Tickets $0-5, available herehttps://www.eventbrite.com/e/sights-sounds-live-come-together-tickets-33491763767