Uprising: Remembrance, Resistance, Revival

Date/Time

Sep 16, 2018
01:00 PM until 03:00 PM

Description

A Delaware Art Museum Commission
Sunday, September 16 | 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

UPRISING is a multidisciplinary art production featuring the artwork of Terrance Vann and choreography by Ashley SK Davis. Using modern dance and contemporary art, UPRISING is an artistic expression of the events in Wilmington including the populist revolution and the National Guard occupation of the city. UPRISING reflects upon the actions of the people and the government in 1968 and then flashes forward fifty years to consider the actions of both bodies today and into the future. Free.

Archival photo from the aftermath of the 1968 Wilmington riots and National Guard occupation following the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., 1968. Photographer unknown. © The News Journal, USA Today Network.

https://www.delart.org/event/wilmington-1968-commissioned-performances-2/?instance_id=13314

Cost

Free

Location

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2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, DE

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