Folklife Festival Events for Saturday, July 4

Events are divided by each of the three cultures featured at this year’s festival—Giving Voice, Las Americas and Wales—and subdivided by the pavilion where the event takes place. Don’t forget to get your festival map so you can plan your day!Barbershop/Beauty Parlor11:00 AM-12:00 PM Wit and Wisdom ...

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Events are divided by each of the three cultures featured at this year’s festival—Giving Voice, Las Americas and Wales—and subdivided by the pavilion where the event takes place. Don’t forget to get your festival map so you can plan your day!

 

Barbershop/Beauty Parlor

 

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Wit and Wisdom of the Barbershop with Kenny Carroll and Tejumola Ologboni

 

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Our Mothers' Gardens: Growing Up Black and Beautiful

 

1:00 PM-2:00 PM The Barbershop with Dylan Pritchett and Baba Jamal Koram

 

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Poetry with Thomas Sayers Ellis and Kenny Carroll

 

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Hair Stories with Brother Blue and Valerie Tutson

 

4:00 PM-5:00 PM Beauty Tales: Joni Jones and Tonya Matthews

 

5:00 PM-5:30 PM Hair Stories with Toni Blackman and Tejumola Ologboni

 

Radio Station

 

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Vintage Radio

 

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Vintage Radio

 

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Vintage Radio

 

2:00 PM-3:00 PM The Role of Radio in Community: Giving Voice, Wales, Las Americas

 

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Me and My Radio

 

4:00 PM-5:00 PM The Persona of the Black Deejay

 

5:00 PM-5:30 PM Me and My Radio

 

The Oratorium

 

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Storytelling with Nothando Zulu and Valerie Tutson

 

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Poetry with Sonia Sanchez

 

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Theater with Tonya Matthews

 

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Storytelling with Mitch Capel

 

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Asante Children's Theater

 

4:00 PM-5:00 PM Roger Guenveur Smith as Frederick Douglass

 

5:00 PM-5:30 PM Storytelling with Baba Jamal Koram

 

The Stoop

 

11:00 AM-12:00 PM The Artist's Voice with Roger Guenveur Smith

 

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Theater with Holly Bass and Trio

 

1:00 PM-2:00 PM A Poetic Dialogue with Toni Blackman and A. B. Spellman

 

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Neighborhood Stories with Onawumi Jean Moss and Diane Ferlatte

 

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Stoop Stories with Victoria Burnett and Branice McKenzie

 

4:00 PM-5:00 PM In the Beginning was the Word with Nothando Zulu

 

5:00 PM-5:30 PM Storytelling with Borther Blue and Onawumi Jean Moss

 

Young Wordsmiths

 

11:00 AM-12:00 PM The Blues, Raps, Rhymes, and Snaps Program/ Mind Builders

 

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Open Mic for Children

 

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Asante Children's Theater Workshop

 

2:00 PM-3:00 PM The Blues, Raps, Rhymes, and Snaps Program/ Mind Builders

 

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Poetry Workshop with Sonia Sanchez

 

4:00 PM-5:00 PM Dunbar Stories with Mitch Capel

 

5:00 PM-5:30 PM Storytelling with Victoria Burnett

 

LAS AMERICAS





Folkways Salón

 

11:00 AM-11:45 AM Mariachi Chula Vista

 

11:45 AM-12:35 PM Currulao: Las Cantadoras del Pacífico

 

12:35 PM-1:25 PM Nati Cano's Mariachi Los Camperos

 

1:25 PM-2:15 PM Husteco Music & Dance: Los Camperos de Valles & Artemio Posadas & Dolores García

 

2:15 PM-3:05 PM Las Estrellas del Vallenato

 

3:05 PM-3:55 PM Jíbaro Music: Ecos de Borinquen

 

3:55 PM-4:45 PM Encuentro: Mariachi Relatives

 

4:45 PM-5:30 PM Encuentro: Mariachi Relatvies

 

La Peña

 

11:00 AM-11:45 AM Mexican Son Workshop

 

11:45 AM-12:35 PM Sonoran Music Traditions: Don Beto Cruz & Jesús

 

12:35 PM-1:25 PM Accordion Workshop

 

1:25 PM-2:15 PM Vocal Styles across Traditions

 

2:15 PM-3:05 PM Sonoran music traditions: Don Beto Cruz & Jesús García

 

3:05 PM-3:55 PM Harps across Traditions

 

3:55 PM-4:45 PM Tarima Workshops

 

4:45 PM-5:35 PM Melodic Strings

 

Salón de Baile

 

11:00 AM-11:45 AM Joropo Llanero: Grupo Cimarrón

 

11:45 AM-12:35 PM Jíbaro Music: Ecos de Borinquen

 

12:35 PM-1:25 PM Son Jarocho: Son de Madera

 

1:25 PM-2:15 PM Mariachi Chula Vista

 

2:15 PM-3:05 PM Currulao: Las Cantadoras del Pacífico

 

3:05 PM-3:55 PM Los Maestros del Joropo Oriental

 

3:55 PM-4:45 PM Chanchona de los Hermanos Lovo

 

4:45 PM-5:35 PM Joropo Llanero: Grupo Cimarrón









A TASTE OF WALES

 

Rugby Club

 

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Harp and Voice

 

12:00 PM-1:00 PM The Ashtons

 

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Sild

 

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Stories with Music

 

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Singer-Songwriters

 

4:00 PM-5:30 PM Fiddlers and Guests

 

Story Circle

 

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Stories for Children

 

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Poetry in Welsh and English

 

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Stories from the Welsh Landscape

 

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Welsh Lesson: Where Are You From?

 

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Family Stories

 

4:00 PM-5:30 PM Poetry Stomp

 

Taste of Wales

 

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Game and Wild Foods

 

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Soups with Spice

 

1:00 PM-2:00 PM A Twist on Tradition

 

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Cooking on the Bakestone

 

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Teatime in Welsh Patagonia

 

4:00 PM-5:00 PM Frugal Foods

 

5:00 PM-5:30 PM Welsh Cheese

 

The Square Mile

 

11:00 AM-11:45 AM My Square Mile: Along the Water

 

11:45 AM-12:30 PM The Arts in Action: Across Genres

 

12:30 PM-1:15 PM Reimagining Community: Greener Communities

 

1:15 PM-2:00 PM Working and Playing Outdoors: Hunting and Fishing

 

2:00 PM-2:45 PM Adapt, Reuse, Recycle: Buildings

 

2:45 PM-3:30 PM Wales and the World: Festivals

 

3:30 PM-4:15 PM Think Globally, Act Locally: What You Can Do

 

4:15 PM-5:00 PM Heritage Meets Innovation: Family Business in 21st

 

5:00 PM-5:30 PM Planning for the Future: Food

 

Welsh Dragon

 

11:00 AM-12:00 PM The Hennesseys

 

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Parti Cut Lloi

 

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Welsh Dance Music

 

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Fiddles, Pipes, and Guitars

 

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Crasdant

 

4:00 PM-5:30 PM Only Men Aloud!

 

Welsh Media

 

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

 

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

 

1:00 PM-2:00 PM

 

2:00 PM-3:00 PM

 

3:00 PM-4:00 PM

 

4:00 PM-5:00 PM

 

5:00 PM-5:30 PM





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