AFRO-AMERICAN MUSIC INSTITUTE CELEBRATES 36 YEARS
Pain Relief Beyond Belief
Time: June 19, 2010 from 6pm to 8pm
Location: August Wilson Center for African American Culture
Street: 980 Liberty Avenue
City/Town: Pittsburgh, PA
Website or Map: http://info@AugustWilsonCente…
Event Type: fundraiser
Organized By: Sage Berlin
Latest Activity: Jun 23, 2010
On Saturday June 19, 2010 @ 5pm House Of Manna presents “Father’s Day Celebration & Juneteenth Recognition” A Night of Comedy and Performances at the August Wilson Center for African American Culture" 980 Liberty Avenue; Pittsburgh, PA 15222 (412).258.2700 The August Wilson Center for African American Culture a not-for-profit organization that presents performing, visual and education programs that celebrate the contributions of African Americans within the region and the impact of cultural expression from Africa to the African Diaspora.
House of Manna (HOM) is an African American new church development of the Pittsburgh Presbytery in the Homewood-Brushton Community. We are a church without walls seeking to bring the Gospel of Jesus Christ to everyday people through the building of relationships with the homemaker, the homeless, the doctor, the drug dealer, the professional, and the prostitute. Our vision is “seeing everyday people live the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
Come and bring the whole family and don’t forget the men in your life. Join HOM for a wonderful evening of comedy and musical performances that are totally profanity free. An all ages show to celebrate Father’s Day 2010 to recognition to Juneteenth known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, an American holiday honoring African American heritage and celebrating people of all ethnic and racial backgrounds.
The evening will be hosted by WGBN and WORD 101.5 FM syndicated personality Sherri Lynn Johnson and featuring an array of performances including the hilarious crazy funny man David “Frog” Bey, National Contemporary Christian and Country Artist Jayna, Pittsburgh’s own Hip-Hop Gospel sensation Not of Us, Jason “Henny” Henson the self proclaimed Northside Nobody & 2010 Stupid-Ink Comedy Champion, Darnell A. Drewery, a new and fresh twist on funny. And a very special opening Praise & Worship performance by No Greater Mystery.
Doors open at 5pm, event begins at 6pm.
This event will be taped live by North Coast Beats
Tickets are $20 and $15 to purchase tickets www.augustwilsoncenter.org
Proceeds benefit House of Manna community outreach www.houseofmanna.org