A celebration of the relationship between music and dance. Hosted by Jade Simmons with performances by Urban Souls and other Houston-area performing arts groups.
Choreographers and dancers include Harrison Guy with Urban Souls, Julio López directing MECA Ballet Folklórico, Jennifer Mabus at Sam Houston State, Mitsi Dancing School, Chadwick Peters with Meyerland Dance Dept., Shani Sterling with HCC and Akwaaba Festival, and Chris Thomas with Son Kiss'd
Music featured includes works by four Houston composers:
Robert Nelson, Daria Tennikova-Satral, Mary Carol Warwick, and Jade Simmons.
Musicians include FMM's Avalon Ensemble members and guests, soprano Alison Greene, mezzo-soprano Sonja Bruzauskas, Divisi Strings, HCC African drumming ensemble, MECA Mariachi
Complimentary covered assigned seating will be available for all those who make a donation of $30 or more. (In order to ensure your seat we recommend that you be seated 10 minutes before the beginning of the event.)