Central Heating Lab Premieres
Black and Tan – A Juke Joint
Hosted By Laura “Piece” Kelley Jahn
After Hours Jazz & Poetry Event at The Bullitt Cabaret , 10, 16, 24
– April 28, 2008 – The Central Heating Lab at ACT continues its springtime programming with Black and Tan – A Juke Joint, a companion piece to the mainstage production Fathers and Sons. Nationally-acclaimed poet, hip-hop artist, vocalist and arts educator Laura “Piece” Kelley Jahn ( ’s Def Poetry Jam) is the evening’s host and curator. Together, with local jazz musicians Joseph Mascorella, Farko Dosumov Mark L. Sampson and Owuar Arunda, the poets will improvise and fuse their spoken word with a series of avant-garde style jazz sets. Featured poets include Tina LaPadula, Matt Gano, Roberto Escalon, Lucien Grant, Angela Dy, and Ragnii Edins. Poets and vocalists are welcome to join in for an open-mic set. Tickets for Black and Tan – A Juke Joint are available at the ACT Ticket Office, 700 Union Street , Downtown , or online at www.acttheatre.org.