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Bank of America announced today that it has provided a $1 million anchor grant to Juxtaposition Arts(JXTA)—the only Black-led art and design organization in Minnesota—in support of its four-year capital and legacy campaign to construct a new headquarters, restore two existing facilities and …

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When the Capri closed its building in May 2019 to embark on expanding and improving the historic space, it marked the occasion with six days of entertainment and art. That proved so much fun that a couple extra days of joy have been added to this year’s grand opening schedule! 

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The 20th annual Selby Ave JazzFest will take place from 11:00 AM – 7:30 PM on Saturday, September 11th at the intersection of Selby and Milton in St. Paul. For more information, interested parties can visit the event’s website at selbyavejazzfest.com or Facebook page. Admission is free.

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Familiar with hard times, scarcity, and uncertainty, the men at Ujamaa Place faced the COVID-19 pandemic head-on. Located in Saint Paul, Ujamaa Place serves primarily African American men, ages 18-30.

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Bury me in the ocean with my ancestors that jumped from ships because they knew Death was better than bondage.  Erik Killmonger  (The Black Panther)

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The Harlem Chamber Players announce Pity These Ashes: Tulsa 1921-2021, a Juneteenth streamed concert commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre, in partnership with The Greene Space at WQXR and WNYC, Harlem Stage, and the Harlem School of the Arts   The digital event will…

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Critically Acclaimed Series "CRACKA" Drops the Experimental Episode June 19th, or Juneteeth, Exclusively on Vyre Network. The controversial movie "CRACKA," a film by disruptive Director, Dale Resteghini, who proudly claims, his new series can help ‘solve racism’, will premier exclusively on …

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The Ordway Center for the Performing Arts will host a special virtual panel conversation featuring trailblazing Black Minnesota artists discussing justice, peace and humanity. The free virtual panel, entitled “For Such a Time as This: Visionaries Who Matter CENTERSTAGE,” will be filmed live …

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The celebration of a people continues with the celebration of women, especially Black women and women of color in the Twin Cities. The history is rich and powerful as well as empowering. Some events are virtual and can be enjoyed from your favorite chair at home. 

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Buried deep underground in small English town of Margate, Kent; is a grotto shrouded in complete mystery. Adorned with 4.6 million shells and 70ft of winding underground passages leading to a rectangular chamber, this shell grotto is undoubtedly a remarkable site to behold.

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The “Capri Glee!” Adult Community Choir, under the direction of J.D. Steele, performs along with guest choirs, The Mill City Singers and MacPhail Community Youth Choir, tentatively set at Patrick Henry High School.

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This fall, the Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia) will show an exhibition of antiquities from one of the greatest finds in the history of underwater archaeology.

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When one of the nicest, most genuine persons in the Twin Cities has a monumental birthday and you’re invited, you show up, no questions asked.

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Bank of America announced today that it has provided a $1 million anchor grant to Juxtaposition Arts(JXTA)—the only Black-led art and design organization in Minnesota—in support of its four-year capital and legacy campaign to construct a new headquarters, restore two existing facilities and …

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When the Capri closed its building in May 2019 to embark on expanding and improving the historic space, it marked the occasion with six days of entertainment and art. That proved so much fun that a couple extra days of joy have been added to this year’s grand opening schedule! 

top story
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The 20th annual Selby Ave JazzFest will take place from 11:00 AM – 7:30 PM on Saturday, September 11th at the intersection of Selby and Milton in St. Paul. For more information, interested parties can visit the event’s website at selbyavejazzfest.com or Facebook page. Admission is free.

  • Updated
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Familiar with hard times, scarcity, and uncertainty, the men at Ujamaa Place faced the COVID-19 pandemic head-on. Located in Saint Paul, Ujamaa Place serves primarily African American men, ages 18-30.

  • Updated
  • 0

Bury me in the ocean with my ancestors that jumped from ships because they knew Death was better than bondage.  Erik Killmonger  (The Black Panther)

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  • 0

The Harlem Chamber Players announce Pity These Ashes: Tulsa 1921-2021, a Juneteenth streamed concert commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre, in partnership with The Greene Space at WQXR and WNYC, Harlem Stage, and the Harlem School of the Arts   The digital event will…

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  • 0

Critically Acclaimed Series "CRACKA" Drops the Experimental Episode June 19th, or Juneteeth, Exclusively on Vyre Network. The controversial movie "CRACKA," a film by disruptive Director, Dale Resteghini, who proudly claims, his new series can help ‘solve racism’, will premier exclusively on …

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  • 0

The Ordway Center for the Performing Arts will host a special virtual panel conversation featuring trailblazing Black Minnesota artists discussing justice, peace and humanity. The free virtual panel, entitled “For Such a Time as This: Visionaries Who Matter CENTERSTAGE,” will be filmed live …

  • Updated
  • 0

The celebration of a people continues with the celebration of women, especially Black women and women of color in the Twin Cities. The history is rich and powerful as well as empowering. Some events are virtual and can be enjoyed from your favorite chair at home. 

  • Updated
  • 0

Buried deep underground in small English town of Margate, Kent; is a grotto shrouded in complete mystery. Adorned with 4.6 million shells and 70ft of winding underground passages leading to a rectangular chamber, this shell grotto is undoubtedly a remarkable site to behold.

  • Updated
  • 0

The “Capri Glee!” Adult Community Choir, under the direction of J.D. Steele, performs along with guest choirs, The Mill City Singers and MacPhail Community Youth Choir, tentatively set at Patrick Henry High School.

  • Updated
  • 0

This fall, the Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia) will show an exhibition of antiquities from one of the greatest finds in the history of underwater archaeology.

  • Updated
  • 0

When one of the nicest, most genuine persons in the Twin Cities has a monumental birthday and you’re invited, you show up, no questions asked.

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Local Twin Cities artists Enzyrose, Eyenga Bokamba, Noah Lawrence-Holder, LeShon Lee, and Meadow Gillispie, talk about their reaction to the murder of George Floyd, the trial of Derek Chauvin, and life as a black artist during this time.