Stories We Tell - American Museum of Natural History



Date: 02/23/13
Hours: Noon to 6pm
Ages: All
Price: Free with museum admission.
Address:
200 Central Park West - 212-769-5200
Upper West Side, NY 10036
amnh.org

Description: The Museum honors African-American History Month with a tribute to storytellers and griots who give rich voice to the African-American experience. The program will feature award-winning storyteller Charlotte Blake Alston; choreographer Camille A. Brown, who will perform a poignant solo from her new work, Mr. TOL E. RAncE; Darryl "DMC" McDaniels of multi-platinum hip-hop group Run-DMC, who returns to the Museum with Oscar-nominated youth ensemble IMPACT Repertory Theatre and special guest NEA Jazz Master Delfeayo Marsalis; National Slam Champion Roger Bonair-Agard of HBO's "Def Poetry Jam;" and the Composers Concordance.