Joe’s Movement Emporium Presents “When Hate Hits Home”

By Editorial Team on October 7, 2019
Courtesy of Joe’s Movement Emporium.

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Google “When Hate Hits Home” and you’ll find countless stories of everyday people all over the world experiencing racism, homophobia, sexism and other forms of bigotry. Most of us can easily recall our own stories of either being the victim or witness to such acts. Whether through a tweet or verbal insult hurled from a passing car, many of us have been given to the message to “go back” when we’re in a place we call home.  The underlying mission of On Stage at Joe’s is to give audiences a deepened understanding of the history of our artists, the role they play in anchoring culture for our community, and the power of live performance experiences.  Performances take place Joe’s Movement Emporium located at 3309 Bunker Hill Road, Mt. Rainier, MD 20712. Tickets can be purchased in advance online at www.joesmovement.org/new-events.

FEATURED PERFORMANCES:

  • MUSIC
    Afro-Latino Chamber Music Tour: Ceylon Mitchell, Flutist
    Sunday, October 13, 2019
    Enjoy the sounds of Western virtuosic writing, the improvisation, and complexity of distinct national musical styles, as well as the African rhythms, harmonic progressions and flowing melodies of Caribbean music.
  • THEATER
    Ally Theatre Company’s Dhana and the Rosebuds
    Fri, Nov 1, 2019 – Sat, Nov 23, 2019
    Dhana and the Rosebuds, follows a young Syrian woman pursuing her science career in NYC as she tries to forget her complicated past.
  • DANCE
    Shawn Stone & Movement Graffiti: SHiFTiNG TECHNOLOGiA
    Fri, Jan 31, 2020 – Sun, Feb 2, 2020
    SHiFTiNG TECHNOLOGiA by Movement Graffiti explores the past and future from the perspective of our embodied now.
  • THEATER
    Ally Theatre Company’s Welcome to Sis’s
    Fri, Feb 28, 2020 Sun, Mar 1, 2020
    A Performance by Ally Theatre Company of an original play written by Doug Robinson. Welcome to Sis’s, reimagines the story of Sis’s Tavern in North Brentwood.

Joe’s Movement Emporium is located at 3309 Bunker Hill Road, Mount Rainier, MD.