'The Secrets of Slave Songs' coming to the Cowles in November
Artistic director Karen L. Charles is set to present her Threads Dance Project Nov 14 and 15, at the Cowles Center for Dance and The Performing Arts' Goodale Theater, 528 Hennepin Ave., downtown Minneapolis.
West Broadway Pop Ups: West Broadway Coalition curates artist and entrepreneur-led fall pop up series
The West Broadway Business and Area Coalition (WBC) is partnering with 10 North Minneapolis artists and creative entrepreneurs to activate public spaces with over 35 "pop up" events now through November 1st.
Born in Oakland, California on February 19, 1952 to immigrant parents from China, Amy Tan is an award-winning writer whose novel, The Joy Luck Club, was translated into 35 languages and adapted into a hit feature film. She resisted her mother's pressure to become a doctor and concert pianist.
"Who are we, and where do we come from? The fundamental drive to answer these questions is at the heart of Finding Your Roots... As Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. shows us, the tools of cutting-edge genomics and deep genealogical research now allow us to learn more about our roots, looking further back in time than ever before.