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It Must Be Now! Terri Lyne Carrington, Mickalene Thomas, Sean Jones, Braxton Cook at MIT

Presented by Arts at MIT at MIT's Kresge Auditorium, Cambridge MA

May 07 2022
It Must Be Now! Terri Lyne Carrington, Mickalene Thomas, Sean Jones, Braxton Cook at MIT

Courtesy of the artists Braxton Cook, Terri Lyne Carrington, and Sean Jones

An immersive performance premiering new work by Braxton Cook, Terri Lyne Carrington, and Sean Jones advancing social justice actions through music and media.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology presents It Must Be Now!, a unique immersive music and multimedia event featuring the world premieres of newly commissioned work of three leading jazz artists of our time—Terri Lyne Carrington, Braxton Cook, and Sean Jonesand live VJ’ing by renowned visual artist and filmmaker Mickalene Thomas. The compositions explore themes such as the resilience of Black women, the concept of Pangea (an ancient supercontinent) as an Afrofuturism vehicle, and the

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ADMISSION INFO

$20 tickets general public, livestream pay what you wish, proceeds benefit Artists for Humanity, reserve advanced tickets online for both in person and livestrea. Livestream will be captioned.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/it-must-be-now-advancing-social-justice-actions-through-music-and-media-tickets-266306017467

Email: cast@mit.edu

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LOCATION

MIT's Kresge Auditorium

48 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Closed Caption

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Face Masks Required: No
Social Distancing: No
Limited Capacity: Yes
Reservations Required: Yes
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