The BRC Presents Pardon Our Analysis: A Gathering For Gil Scott-Heron
In cooperation with the Estate of Gil Scott-Heron, The Black Rock Coalition Orchestra explores the range and power of self-styled renaissance man, the late Gil Scott-Heron. An all-star cast will tour the complexities of the noted poet, author, musician, composer, orator, social critic, activist, humorist and humanitarian. Performers will include Vernon Reid, Nona Hendryx, Abiodun Oyewole of The Last Poets, Sandra St. Victor & V. Jeffrey Smith of The Family Stand, Roger Guenever Smith, Carl Hancock-Rux, Martha Redbone, Felipe Luciano, Alkebulan, Duriel E. Harris, Gordon Voidwell, Kimberly Nichole, R. Dwanye Betts, Hanifah Walidah, LaFrae Sci, Aaron Whitby, Booker King, Val-Inc, Ben Tyree, Lisette Santiago,and Dave Smoota (TV On The Radio). Video art will be provided by Michael P. Britto, Zach Fabri and Aichlee Bushnell.
VERY SPECIAL GUEST: BRIAN JACKSON
Artistic direction by LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs
HUGE thanks to everyone who rallied and helped us meet goal on our Kickstarter campaign for this truly DIY, self-produced, self-financed, self-realized production.