Spoken Soul Festival @ ArtsLaunch 2018

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We are THRILLED to have been selected by our presenting sponsor  – Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts – to be a part of Miami DDA #ArtsLaunch2018 Community Arts Village.

A few of our Spoken Soul Festival – SWAN Day Miami alumni women artists and a few of our founding members will be on site with info on our 2019 Call For Artists. We also have a few surprises for our supporters. Please swing by and say hi!!!!

Here is what #TheArsht  promises ….

This is Miami’s biggest annual event celebrating and kicking off the Arts Season—and it’s FREE! Join us for a day of fun and discovery: family activities, mini performances, a community arts village of more than 100 arts and cultural organizations, chef demonstrations*, food**, live bands, DJs and more. Plus—the majority of the Arsht Center’s season will go on sale for individual show tickets for the first time—and if you purchase in person at the box office, we’ll waive our ticket handling fees!***

This is the perfect opportunity for you to spend a day immersed in arts and culture, while exploring the Center’s performance space in the most unique and intimate ways. Bring your friends and family!

Mark your calendars and RSVP below. Check out the event page on Facebook to get updates as we add more activities for the day.


For more info click here

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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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