Interactive Movie Screening – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Interactive Movie Screening – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Learn about music genres from African American history and culture in this award-winning educational documentary! Kids can also make a quilt square with the African American Quilt Circle of San Antonio, and participate in activities with dancer Tanesha Payne, poet-musician Andrea Vocab Sanderson, and lead actress Cynthia Freeman Gibbs. Recommended for ages 8+. This San Antonio Public Library event is in partnership with Musical Bridges Around the World, a local nonprofit arts organization and producers of “The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music”. The film is an educational documentary recommended for ages 8+ that explores the...

San Antonio Black International Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

San Antonio Black International Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

“The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music” has been selected for the San Antonio Black International Film Festival Click above to buy individual tickets or full festival VIP passes. For festival details, visit sabiff.tv Starring Cynthia Freeman Gibbs and Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter with an ensemble cast of musicians (many from San Antonio!), this educational documentary explores the music genres born and formed by African American history and culture and how music of the past connects with that of the present, just like the layers of a quilt. Learn more about the film at: mbaw.org/quilt KEY CAST Lauren Anya Jwahir...

Viva Texas Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Viva Texas Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Starring Cynthia Freeman Gibbs and Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter with an ensemble cast of musicians (many from San Antonio!), this educational documentary explores the music genres born and formed by African American history and culture and how music of the past connects with that of the present, just like the layers of a quilt. Learn more about the film at: mbaw.org/quilt KEY CAST Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter Actress Cynthia Freeman Gibbs Actress Tanesha Payne Dance Veronica Williams Mezzo-soprano Michael Sumuel Bass-baritone Marc "Mockingbird" Smith Voice & Guitar Ron Wilkins Trombocalist (Trombone & Vocals) Aaron Prado, DMA...

Lake Travis Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Lake Travis Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Starring Cynthia Freeman Gibbs and Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter with an ensemble cast of musicians (many from San Antonio!), this educational documentary explores the music genres born and formed by African American history and culture and how music of the past connects with that of the present, just like the layers of a quilt. Learn more about the film at: mbaw.org/quilt KEY CAST Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter Actress Cynthia Freeman Gibbs Actress Tanesha Payne Dance Veronica Williams Mezzo-soprano Michael Sumuel Bass-baritone Marc "Mockingbird" Smith Voice & Guitar Ron Wilkins Trombocalist (Trombone & Vocals) Aaron Prado, DMA...

Orlando Urban Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Orlando Urban Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Starring Cynthia Freeman Gibbs and Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter with an ensemble cast of musicians (many from San Antonio!), this educational documentary explores the music genres born and formed by African American history and culture and how music of the past connects with that of the present, just like the layers of a quilt. Learn more about the film at: mbaw.org/quilt KEY CAST Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter Actress Cynthia Freeman Gibbs Actress Tanesha Payne Dance Veronica Williams Mezzo-soprano Michael Sumuel Bass-baritone Marc "Mockingbird" Smith Voice & Guitar Ron Wilkins Trombocalist (Trombone & Vocals) Aaron Prado, DMA...

San Antonio Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

San Antonio Film Festival – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

“The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music” has been selected for the San Antonio Film Festival, which runs from 1-6 August 2023. Click above to buy individual tickets or full festival VIP passes. For festival details, visit safilm.com Starring Cynthia Freeman Gibbs and Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter with an ensemble cast of musicians (many from San Antonio!), this educational documentary explores the music genres born and formed by African American history and culture and how music of the past connects with that of the present, just like the layers of a quilt. Learn more about the film at: mbaw.org/quilt KEY CAST Lauren...

Interactive Kids Movie Screening – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Interactive Kids Movie Screening – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Learn about music genres from African American history and culture in this award-winning educational documentary! Kids can also make a quilt square with the African American Quilt Circle of San Antonio, and participate in activities with dancer Tanesha Payne, poet-musician Andrea Vocab Sanderson, mezzo-soprano Veronica Williams, and lead actress Cynthia Freeman Gibbs. Recommended for ages 8+. This San Antonio Public Library event is in partnership with Musical Bridges Around the World, a local nonprofit arts organization and producers of “The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music”. The film is an educational documentary...

Red Carpet Premiere – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Red Carpet Premiere – The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music

Get ready for the San Antonio red carpet premiere of the “The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music”. Starring Cynthia Freeman Gibbs and Lauren Anya Jwahir Hunter with an ensemble cast of musicians (many from San Antonio!), this educational documentary explores the music genres born and formed by African American history and culture and how music of the past connects with that of the present, just like the layers of a quilt. Enjoy bites and sangria by Carmens de la Calle, a custom quilt by the African American Quilt Circle of San Antonio, and a Q&A with the cast and crew. Event is also sponsored in part by H-E-B...