With Music, Dancing, Art, and More, This Show Is Not Your Usual Cultural Celebration
Get a deeper understanding of modern race relations with a star-studded performance on Thursday night. On April 11th, Terence Blanchard, Rennie Harris, and Andrew Scott will present Caravan: A Revolution on the Road at Bass Concert Hall. Grab your tickets now to experience this transformative event!
Multiple Grammy-winning composer and trumpeter Terence Blanchard and his E-Collective quintet join forces with hip-hop choreographer Rennie Harris’ dance company, Puremovement, and sculptor/projection-mapping artist Andrew Scott in this multi-disciplinary performance that transcends racial and social boundaries and breathes life into conversations on personal and collective identity in relation to social and political structures.
Caravan: A Revolution on the Road is a captivating new program that explores black lives in the 21st century through Blanchard’s fusion of jazz, R&B, blues, funk, and soul, interwoven with Harris’ African American dance styles, and Scott’s conceptually-based visual projections and installations, which are rooted in African and African American art and culture. Blanchard and his E-Collective ensemble’s goal is to heal hearts and open minds with this powerful performance.
Caravan: A Revolution on the Road will premier in Austin at Bass Concert Hall on Thursday, April 11th at 8:00 p.m. Ticket holders are also invited to attend a pre-performance talk with sculptor Andrew Scott at 7:15 p.m., 45 minutes prior to the show. Admission to see Caravan is $40. Special pricing is available for UT faculty and staff, members, military, and students. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.texasperformingarts.org.
At Oxford at Tech Ridge Apartments in Austin, Texas, we love mixing up on-site events with those happening in our greater area. Be sure to pencil this one into your busy schedule!
Thursday, April 11, 2019—8:00 PM
Event Venue Location:
Bass Concert Hall
2350 Robert Dedman Drive
Austin, Texas 78712