Performance

jessica Care moore's Black WOMEN Rock!

A Tribute to Betty Davis

May 12 2018
This Performance is now closed
Part of
Transform Fest – Spring 2018
Description
A tribute to pioneer rocker, Betty Davis, features some of the most progressive vocalists and women musicians in the country.

Black WOMEN Rock! seeks to empower young women instrumentalists, vocalists, and poets to tell their stories on their own terms and inspire future generations of Black women rockers. Acclaimed performer and poet jessica Care moore brings her popular Detroit-based production of Black WOMEN Rock! to San Francisco. This multigenerational fourteen-year-old concert brings together more than twenty of the most exciting Black women rock instrumentalists and vocalists in the country, celebrating their contributions to the genre.

Please note: Seating for this show is first-come, first-served.

*11AM offsite pre-show artist talk:
They Say I’m Different
African American Art & Cultural Complex
762 Fulton Street
San Francisco, CA 94102

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Related Event

May 9-Jun 6

They Say I'm Different Art Exhibition- African American Art & Culture Complex

The exhibition will feature the works of 18 artists who will address their socio-cultural, political or spiritual journeys.

Mini Schedule
Take a quick look at each day’s programs below. For the full schedule, see the TRANSFORM Fest page.
WED
MAY 9
THU
MAY 10
FRI
MAY 11
SUN
MAY 13
WED
MAY 16
THU
MAY 17
Capacitor
7:30PM
FRI
MAY 18
Smart Night Out
YBCA Member Exclusive
6PM
Capacitor
7:30PM
SAT
MAY 19
Capacitor
7:30PM
Credits

Photo: anistique photography

The presentation of Poor People’s TV Room was made possible by the New England Foundation for the Arts’ National Dance Project, with lead funding from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts is grateful to the City of San Francisco for its ongoing support.

YBCA Programs are made possible in part by: The James Irvine Foundation.

Additional Funding for YBCA Programs: National Endowment for the Arts, Abundance Foundation, Grosvenor, and Members of Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.

The Performance Season is made possible in part by: Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, and Panta Rhea Foundation.

Additional Funding for YBCA Performances: Surdna Foundation, Salesforce.com, New England Foundation for the Arts, and Zellerbach Family Foundation.