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Octavia E. Butler's Parable of the Sower: Concert Performance

Presented by ArtsEmerson at Youtube and Facebook Live

May 22 2020
Octavia E. Butler's Parable of the Sower: Concert Performance

Join us for this very special one-night-only streaming of Octavia E. Butler’s Parable of the Sower: The Concert Experience that includes a conversation between Toshi Reagon and a panel of artists after the performance.

Since presenting the concert performance Octavia E. Butler’s Parable of the Sower in 2017, ArtsEmerson has been honored to continue deep work with the production’s composer, Toshi Reagon, and her commitment to social justice and community engagement.

Especially in this current moment, it is clear that the lessons of Parable of the Sower remain ever more present and that society has much more growth to pursue. At ArtsEmerson, we have felt that call to growth which inspired our Together

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The event runs from 6pm-9:30pm EST. You can watch this livestream event Octavia E. Butler’s Parable of the Sower, on FRIDAY, MAY 22 at 6PM on ArtsEmerson’s Youtube Channel and Facebook Page

Tickets to this streaming event are FREE, but make sure to click the link below to register for a reminder just before the event starts, and to sign up for the rest of the Together Apart series.
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Additional time info:

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS ON MAY 226:00pm EDT: Introduction and pre-conversation w/ panelists (TBA) – This conversation will be ASL interpreted7:00pm EDT: Parable concert stream begins – We are working to arrange captioning for this production, but it is still TBA8:30pm EDT: Post-show conversation with the artists and audience Q&A – This conversation will be ASL interpreted9:30pm EDT: Event ends


    • Closed Caption
    • Sign Language



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