2011 Common Folk Awards
On Tuesday, December 6, 2011, at the historic Gala Theater in Washington DC, One Common Unity presents the 4th Annual Common Folk Awards showcase and concert; recognizing stories seldom heard, of those changing the world through peace education, arts, and media.
The evening includes live performances from nationally recognized artists, poets, and musicians, as well as dynamic speakers and award presentations.
Performers and Award Recipients include: Urban Artistry, Colie Williams, DC AcroYoga Crew, Princess of Controversy, Andrew Adair Trio, ReadNex Poetry Squad, Sonya Renee, HawaH, Delores Huerta, Critical Exposure, Elisabeth Hoffman, Maimouna Youssef and others (please note... not all of the above are Award Recipients)
Special Appearances by The Saartjie Project, Keanna Fairloth (WPFW),
Marcus J. Moore (Washington City Paper), and Dextor Nixon (Filmmaker).
The event is Hosted by
Mikuak Rai and Cherylyn L. Tompkins
Tickets for the Main Event (7 - 10PM)
$35.00 At the door
VIP Reception featuring light fare and wine while mingling with local celebrities and change-makers begins at 6pm and the official program commences at 7pm.
$35.00 (includes VIP entry & main event)
Proceeds from ticket sales benefit One Common Unity. Event sponsors include Clif Bar, Flow Yoga Center, LiberatedMuse.com, Live Green, and more.
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For additional information, contact OCU Associate Director, Khadijah Ali-Coleman by email at Khadijah@onecommonunity.org
Gala Hispanic Theatre
3333 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20010
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|