With the support of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, SpeakeasyDC and Atlas Performing Arts Center join forces once again, this time to premier Crank & Groove. Storytellers, musicians and dancers take us on a rhythmic journey with true tales of go-go’s past and present. Bring your cowbell and your dancing shoes, and get ready to crank and groove to go-go’s distinct blend of funk, rhythm & blues, hip-hop, and live percussion.
Featuring some of the DC’s finest “go-go griots” and artists. Directed by Jessica Solomon with performances by Nina Mercer, Kato Hammond, Natalie Hopkinson, Patrick Washington (aka Black Picasso of the Poem-cees), Mothersheister, Christylez Bacon, and DC’s hottest all-female go-go band Be’la Dona.Tickets: Advance: $30 Door: $35 Group Discount: $15 each when you purchase 4 tickets.