Tour

DEC 7SUN THE CAROLINA THEATRE OF DURHAM
DURHAM, NC
NNENNA FREELON & JOHN BROWN BIG BAND CHRISTMAS
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JANUARY 10-11, 2015TUE Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts
West Palm Beach, FL
The Clothesline Muse explores the clothesline as a metaphor of the African-American community lifeline. The clothesline was a place to meet, to work, to socialize, and to share traditions and common struggles. Inspired by the seemingly small act of hand washing, drying, folding and ironing, the project uses music, dance, text and visual art to celebrate the role played by African-American washerwomen in history and society. Six time Grammy-nominated vocalist Nnenna Freelon is a driving force and featured artist in this newly-created, multi-disciplinary theatrical production.
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JAN 16FRI Edison Theatre
St. Louis, MO
The Clothesline Muse explores the clothesline as a metaphor of the African-American community lifeline. The clothesline was a place to meet, to work, to socialize, and to share traditions and common struggles. Inspired by the seemingly small act of hand washing, drying, folding and ironing, the project uses music, dance, text and visual art to celebrate the role played by African-American washerwomen in history and society. Six time Grammy-nominated vocalist Nnenna Freelon is a driving force and featured artist in this newly-created, multi-disciplinary theatrical production.
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JANUARY 23-25, 2014FRI Hayti Heritage Center
Durham, NC
The Clothesline Muse explores the clothesline as a metaphor of the African-American community lifeline. The clothesline was a place to meet, to work, to socialize, and to share traditions and common struggles. Inspired by the seemingly small act of hand washing, drying, folding and ironing, the project uses music, dance, text and visual art to celebrate the role played by African-American washerwomen in history and society. Six time Grammy-nominated vocalist Nnenna Freelon is a driving force and featured artist in this newly-created, multi-disciplinary theatrical production.
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JANUARY 29, 2015THU High Point Theater
High Point, NC
The Clothesline Muse explores the clothesline as a metaphor of the African-American community lifeline. The clothesline was a place to meet, to work, to socialize, and to share traditions and common struggles. Inspired by the seemingly small act of hand washing, drying, folding and ironing, the project uses music, dance, text and visual art to celebrate the role played by African-American washerwomen in history and society. Six time Grammy-nominated vocalist Nnenna Freelon is a driving force and featured artist in this newly-created, multi-disciplinary theatrical production.
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JAN 31SAT Davidson College
Davidson, NC
The Clothesline Muse explores the clothesline as a metaphor of the African-American community lifeline. The clothesline was a place to meet, to work, to socialize, and to share traditions and common struggles. Inspired by the seemingly small act of hand washing, drying, folding and ironing, the project uses music, dance, text and visual art to celebrate the role played by African-American washerwomen in history and society. Six time Grammy-nominated vocalist Nnenna Freelon is a driving force and featured artist in this newly-created, multi-disciplinary theatrical production.
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FEBRUARY 12-13THU Fox Cities Performing Arts Center
Appleton, WI
Earl Klugh and Nnenna Freelon: An Intimate Evening // In a nod to great jazz collaborations such as Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass, six-time Grammy Award®-nominated vocalist Nnenna Freelon and Grammy Award®-winning guitarist Earl Klugh come together for a night of outstanding music. From the music of Charlie Chaplin to Stevie Wonder, you will enjoy this performance between two like-minded souls, celebrating some of the greatest songs and songwriters of all time in the intimate space of the Kimberly-Clark Theater.
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FEB 14SAT Sheslow Auditorium
Des Moines, IA
Nnenna Freelon & Earl Klugh: An Intimate Evening // In the tradition of great collaborators, including Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass, Nnenna Freelon and Earl Klugh will perform in a duo format, sharing the Sheslow stage to lay bare the most beautiful and timeless lyrics and melodies from the past and present.
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FEB 20FRI Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX
The Clothesline Muse explores the clothesline as a metaphor of the African-American community lifeline. The clothesline was a place to meet, to work, to socialize, and to share traditions and common struggles. Inspired by the seemingly small act of hand washing, drying, folding and ironing, the project uses music, dance, text and visual art to celebrate the role played by African-American washerwomen in history and society. Six time Grammy-nominated vocalist Nnenna Freelon is a driving force and featured artist in this newly-created, multi-disciplinary theatrical production.
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FEBRUARY 26 - FEBRUARY 28THU MLK Performing Arts Center - Pythian Theater
Columbus, OH
The Clothesline Muse explores the clothesline as a metaphor of the African-American community lifeline. The clothesline was a place to meet, to work, to socialize, and to share traditions and common struggles. Inspired by the seemingly small act of hand washing, drying, folding and ironing, the project uses music, dance, text and visual art to celebrate the role played by African-American washerwomen in history and society. Six time Grammy-nominated vocalist Nnenna Freelon is a driving force and featured artist in this newly-created, multi-disciplinary theatrical production.
MAR 28SAT University of North Carolina - Wilmington
Wilmington, NC
The Clothesline Muse explores the clothesline as a metaphor of the African-American community lifeline. The clothesline was a place to meet, to work, to socialize, and to share traditions and common struggles. Inspired by the seemingly small act of hand washing, drying, folding and ironing, the project uses music, dance, text and visual art to celebrate the role played by African-American washerwomen in history and society. Six time Grammy-nominated vocalist Nnenna Freelon is a driving force and featured artist in this newly-created, multi-disciplinary theatrical production.
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APR 10FRI Quad City Arts: Genesis Heart Institute
Davenport, IA
VAnguard Party: Nnenna Freelon - Hosted by Genesis at the Heart Institute
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APR 18SAT Quad City Arts: Bettendorf High School
Bettendorf, IL
Visiting Artist Series: Nnenna Freelon - Free, donations accepted
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