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Spelman Meets Broadway

Sunday, April 15, 2018 to Monday, April 16, 2018

  • Spelman College
  • GPS: 440 Westview Drive
  • Atlanta, GA

Spelman Meets Broadway"Spelman Meets Broadway" is a two-day event comprised of a social justice concert written, produced and directed by Spelman alumna Janinah Burnett, C'2000, and a Master Class/Q&A featuring Janinah Burnett, C'2000, soprano; Maia Wilson, C'98, soprano; Sumayya Ali, C'2000, soprano; and Adrienne Walker, C'2008, soprano.

All events are free and open to the public.

Sunday, April 15 at 6 p.m. | Sisters Chapel
"I, Too Sing America: A Lament for the Fallen" is a multimedia social justice commentary written, produced and directed by Spelman alumna Janinah Burnett featuring musical compositions by Margaret Bonds and Donnie Hathaway; poems by Toni Morrison and Langston Hughes; and arrangements by John Carter and Hall Johnson. Additional performers include Kenneth Overton, baritone; Morehouse alumni James Davis Jr., pianist; and Rashad Raymond Moore, orator.

Monday, April 16 at 3 p.m. | Johnnetta B. Cole Living & Learning Center II
Master Class/Q & A  session moderated by Laura English-Robinson, C'68, senior instructor/voice

Alumnae Participants

Janinah Burnett
Spelman Alumna Maia Wilson
Spelman Alumna Sumayya Ali
Spelman Alumna Adrienne Walker
Janinah Burnett C'2000 Soprano | "Phantom of the Opera," "La Boheme" Maia Wilson, C'98 Soprano | "RENT," "Book of Mormon" Sumayya Ali, C'2000 Soprano | "Natasha,"
"Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812," "Porgy and Bess"
Adrienne Walker C'2008 Soprano | "The Lion King"

Contact Us

Music Department
404-270 -5476 direct
404-270 - 5484 fax

Campus Location
Rockefeller Fine Arts Building

Additional Contact Info

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