Sonnets and Soul is a new musical at the electrifying intersection of African American music genres and the sonnets of William Shakespeare written and composed by Professor Michael McElroy. Students should prepare one 32-bar cut of a song from the African American musical diaspora: Gospel, R&B, Blues, Pop, or Funk. The song should be no longer 90 seconds.
In addition, prepare a short poem from an African American writer no longer than 45 seconds. Please bring your headshot and resume. Please wear clothing you can move in: dance attire, sweatpants and t-shirts, tennis shoes are also acceptable. Be prepared to dance. Callbacks are Thursday November 30, 2023 and Friday December 1, 2023.
Nov 16 - Dec 8 - Notes to Self, Student Art Exhibition
Nov 16, 2023
Notes to Self opens this Thursday, Nov. 16th, 6:00 - 9:00 pm at Stable Arts DC, 336 Randolph PL NE. The art exhibition is curated by Howard MFA students Miguel Davis Jr. and Kiara Mangum, as part of the Exhibition Practices course and features artworks from graduate and undergraduate Howard students. Notes to Self serves as a reflective sanctuary, a space where the complexities of individuality unfold through the pages of personal narratives and introspective artworks. The artists featured in this exhibition delve into the layers of identity with reflections on the past.