On Wednesday August 3, acclaimed poet Ursula Rucker along with guitarist Tim Motzer kick off the opening week of Street Movies! Presented by PNC Arts Alive at Fotterall Square at 11th & York W. Sts. in Philadelphia with a half hour set performance beginning at 7:45PM. There will be back-to-back outdoor film screenings for the kick-off week from August 3-6 around the city.
Street Movies! Presented by PNC Arts Alive runs from August 3 thru 27 in communities around Philadelphia and the surrounding area. Each screening will be preceded by an opening live performance. Learn more about Street Movies! Presented by PNC Arts Alive at www.scribe.org or see press release below.
First week of screenings: (See entire listing of screening locations, press release below)
Wednesday, August 3, 2011
Hosts: Uptown Entertainment and Development Corporation and African American United Fund
Location: Fotterall Square
11 & York Streets
Opening performance by acclaimed poet Ursula Rucker and guitarist Tim Motzer.
Thursday, August 4, 2011
Hosts: Friends of High School Park and La Mott Community Garden Group
Location: High School Park
High School Road & Montgomery Avenue
(Performer to be determined)
Friday, August 5, 2011
Hosts: Engine 11 Precious Places Group, 711 Precious Places Group and Marian Anderson Recreation Center
Location: Marian Anderson Recreation Center
744 S. 17th Street
Opening performance group MOM (Music over Matter)
Saturday, August 6, 2011
Host: Jubilee School
Location: The Bowl @ Clark Park
45th Street & Kingsessing Avenue
Opening performance by Tanzanian, Philly based hip hop artist, Alwatan Kwele
For more details: www.scribe.org