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The Fathers Project
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The Fathers Project

In Insight News’ continued salute to fathers, photojournalist Rebecca Rabb has again captured some wonderful moments of fathers and their children. Here are three more examples of fathers being present in their children’s lives.

Twin Cities natives Coco and Breezy join Ciroc and Diddy for ‘Let’s Get It’
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Twin Cities natives Coco and Breezy join Ciroc and Diddy for ‘Let’s Get It’

Sean “Diddy” Combs and the makers of the Ciroc vodka launched a motivational campaign “Let’s Get It,” which features Twin Cities natives, DJs and apparel designers Coco and Breezy. The campaign that also features DJ Khaled and French Montana, hopes to spark a movement to empower and encourage entrepreneurs and creators to pursue their passions…

Ordway presents Martha Redbone and Step Afrika!
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Ordway presents Martha Redbone and Step Afrika!

The Ordway Center for the Performing Arts will begin its 2016-2017 World Music and Dance Series with two special one-night-only performances. Martha Redbone’s “Bone Hill: The Concert” will kick off the season on Oct. 8, followed by Step Afrika!’s “The Migration: Reflections on Jacob Lawrence” on Oct. 29. Tickets start at $19 and can be…

Mo Willems’ best-selling book series comes to life in ‘Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play!’
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Mo Willems’ best-selling book series comes to life in ‘Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play!’

Children’s Theatre Company (CTC), 2400 3rd Ave. S., Minneapolis, will present “Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play!,” based on Mo Willems’ award-winning book series. Willems is the author of popular children’s books such as “Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale,” “Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!,” and “Cat the Cat.” Willems has also…

Open Streets and Selby Avenue Jazz Fest
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Open Streets and Selby Avenue Jazz Fest

Regardless of which side of the river people were on, they had wonderful happenings in their area on Sept. 10. In North Minneapolis crowds took to West Broadway Avenue for Open Streets, a festival celebrating community and culture. In St. Paul the annual Selby Avenue Jazz Festival was once again a delight for throngs of…

Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith launch Careers in Entertainment initiative
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Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith launch Careers in Entertainment initiative

  By Irma McClaurin, Ph.D., Culture and Education Editor “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”  – Margaret Mead NEW YORK –Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith, one of entertainment’s power couples are changing the world (or at least a small…

August Wilson’s “Jitney” to Pnumbra
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August Wilson’s “Jitney” to Pnumbra

Penumbra Theatre kicks off its 40th season, “Still We Rise” with August Wilson’s first major work, “Jitney.” The seventh installment in Wilson’s 10-play cycle on the Black experience in 20th century America, “Jitney” was last seen at Penumbra in 2000 after making its Minnesota debut on the same stage in 1985. Directed by Penumbra Theatre…

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