The 11th Annual African American Film Festival presents:
An Evening of Spoken Word and Live Jazz
with Special Guest Performance by Dominique Fishback followed by Certain Moves Jazz Band
$35 ($30 for Students and Seniors) | RESERVE TICKETS
FESTIVAL PASS: Includes ALL programs
$55 ($45 for Students and Seniors)
DOMINIQUE FISHBACK is a TV, Film, Stage actress and Poet from Brooklyn, East NY. TV credits include SHOW ME A HERO (HBO) as “Billie Rowan”, THE AFFAIR (Showtime), BLUE BLOODS (CBS), ROYAL PAINS (USA), and she is wrapping production on the first season of HBO’s THE DEUCE in the series regular role of “Darlene”. Theater credits include original work for GIRL BE HEARD, including events with the United Nations and tours to England, Switzerland, The White House, The Chicago Theater, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Texas. She is also the writer and performer of her own original one woman show, SUBVERTED, which was nominated for an Innovative Theater Award for Outstanding Solo Performance. @domfishback/ www.Dominique-fishback.com
Local favorite Certain Moves includes Randy London on drums, Wayne Hart on bass, Billy Gaines on keyboards, Charles Certain on sax, and Abdul Zuhri on guitar.
Sponsored by Dan's Papers Michael Paraskevas has illustrated and written 24 children’s books over the years with his mother, Betty. The two created and wrote the animated television series Maggie and the Ferocious Beast for Nickelodeon that went on to win a Gemini Award for Best Animated Series. Two more of the team’s books were also made into animated series: Marvin the Tap-Dancing Horse for PBS and Kids from Room 402 for Fox Family. In addition, Mickey has worked for most major magazines including Sports Illustrated, Time, Town & Country, New York Magazine and Rolling Stone, to name but a few. Dan’s Papers has proudly used over 100 paintings of Michael’s covers over the past 30 years along with thousands of cartoons and comics.
This practice is the Yoga of awareness, the yoga of the transformation through experience. Gathering Asanas, Meditation and Mantras on specific Kryias that will make us be in touch with out highest selves. This is a fun and very unique practice that will make us feel relaxed and incredibly fulfilled. All levels. Bring your own mats and where white, as is customary in Kundalini practice. Wellness @SAC has been made possible thanks to the generosity of the Michael and Annie Falk Foundation.