MARCH 26-27, 2022
The Oscar Micheaux Suite
An IGNITE Series Concert
Music by ALPHONSO HORNE
Lyrics by JESSE L. KEARNEY, JR. & PETER MILLS
Directed by KIMILLE HOWARD
Explore the story of groundbreaking African American filmmaker Oscar Micheaux through a developmental concert presentation of new songs from a work-in-process jazz musical. The evening will feature a 6-piece jazz ensemble, lead by composer and trumpeter Alphonso Horne, alongside a line-up of vocalists.
Running time: 80 minutes, no intermission