SWAN Spoken Soul Showcase Vol. 9

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In its ninth installation, SWAN Spoken Soul Showcase continues to celebrate the international holiday, SWAN Day (Support Women Artists NOW). Part of the Spoken Soul Festival, SWAN Day – Miami has won the “Top 5 Cities” in the world to celebrate SWAN Day and has done so for the past seven consecutive years. This year’s women artists range from culturally rich designers, powerful FEMcees, singers and poets, sensually controversial photographers, and vibrant visual artists. Sponsored by Santos Sangria and WomenArts, this FREE event will take place at Little Haiti Cultural Complex on Saturday, April 2, at 6 PM.

WHO – Spoken Soul Festival 2016

WHAT – SWAN Spoken Soul Showcase Vol. 9 SWAN Day Miami 2016

WHEN – Saturday April 2, 2016 6pm – 10pm

WHERE – Little Haiti Cultural Complex 212-260 NE 59  St. Miami , FL 33137

SPONSORED –  by WomenArts, Santos Sangria, Little Haiti Cultural Complex and the City of Miami

Whether she's hosting a spoken word event, music festival, or playing the role of a santera or vixen, Deborah Magdalena makes every emotion super real. This performance artist has acquired impressive TV & Film credits for the past twenty years including Sesame Street (CTW), Apollo Comedy Hour (Tribune Entertainment), Safe Harbor (Warner Brothers), Striptease (Castle Rock), Holyman (Caravan), and For Love or Country (HBO). As a published spoken word artist Deborah has released three CDs, a chapbook, and the spoken word musical FUNKdalena. As an artist-activist she’s the founder of Spoken Soul Festival, a twelve year old, three-day festival that helps women artists go from novice to professionals. As an educator Deborah for the past eight years has led in-school presentations in numerous high schools for the National YoungArts Foundation, is the co-founder of Piano Slam, and led various workshops for local art organizations like Miami Light Project and Institute of Contemporary Art Miami. Most recently and for the seventh year in a row, she was invited by the Arsht Center and Ailey Arts & Education Foundation to serve as the Creative Communication instructor for Ailey Camp Miami.

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