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Outpost: Words + Music


January 11, 2020
8:00 PM
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The Hook and Ladder Theater
3010 Minnehaha Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55406 United States
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Outpost: Words + Music on Saturday, January 11 at The Hook and Ladder Theater


Words + Music
Saturday, January 11
The Hook and Ladder Theater
Doors 7:30pm :: Event 8:00pm :: All Ages
$20 GA / $15 Students & Seniors (Option available at the door only)

Proudly presenting the return of Outpost, an inspiring mix of intimate performances by classically trained musicians, poets, journalists and more. Celebrated Hmong-American author Kao Kalia Yang anchors our winter program, reading from her MN Book Award-winning memoir, The Song Poet. Joining her on the Outpost stage will be journalist David Perryand Dakota author/poet/activist Rosetta Peters, as well as an array of Minnesota’s finest musicians performing works by five outstanding American composers.

~ SPEAKERS ~ Kao Kalia Yang, author
Rosetta Peters, poet (w/JG Everest, guitar)
David Perry, journalist~ MUSICIANS ~ Phala Tracy, harp
Carrie Henneman Shaw, soprano
Greg Milliren, flute
J. Christopher Marshall, bassoon
Paul Schulz, clarinet
Martin Hodel, trumpet
Francesca Anderegg, violin
Sam Bergman, viola
Silver Ainomäe, cello
Susan Billmeyer, piano~ COMPOSERS ~ Gabriela Lena Frank
L.J. White
Karim Al-Zand
Kimberly Osberg
Judd Greenstein

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The Hook & Ladder Theater is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) non-profit arts organization. We rely on your donations to help cover the cost of operations and maintaining this historic facility. Donations are tax deductible. Thank you for your support!