BAMfamily: Charlotte Blake Alston: Stories and Songs in the Oral Tradition

March 3, 2013

Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description Stories and Songs in the Oral Tradition
Internationally renowned master storyteller Charlotte Blake Alston mesmerizes audiences with selections from her wide repertoire of stories and songs from African and African-American oral traditions. Charlotte breathes spirit and life into these old and new tales— accompanied by traditional African music—to share the beliefs, mythology, cultural identity, history, and community values that were taught and preserved for generations. Includes post-show Q&A.
Identifier 2013s.01315
VenueFisher Building (Fishman Space, Hillman Studio)