TBAAL SEASON 43 PROGRAMS

SEPTEMBER 2019

POETS N’ JAZZ #1  – Sep 27, 28 @ 7:30pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

 

OCTOBER 2019

CD RELEASE & LISTENING SERIES – Oct 3 @ 7:30pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

“DALLAS SINGS” featuring EJ Fields and Alisa Alexander – Oct 4, 5 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

POETRY SMASH #1 – Oct 10 @ 7:30pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

DOWNTOWN DALLAS COMEDY featuring comedian SHANG – Oct 11, 12 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $15

PROMISING YOUNG ARTISTS SERIES: “Daniel on Piano” Concert Oct 18, 19 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

ROUNDTABLE WRITER’S BREAKFAST “Dope Girl” Featuring Kimberly D. Mathis Oct 19 @ 10am; TBAAL Room T-314, $15

POETS N’ JAZZ #2 – Oct 25, 26 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

DANCE AT TBAAL “Like A Tree” Featuring Terrance Johnson Dance Project Oct 26 @ 7:30pm, Naomi Bruton Main Stage, $35

 

NOVEMBER 2019

CD RELEASE & LISTENING SERIES – Nov 7, @ 7:30pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $5

DOWNTOWN DALLAS COMEDY featuring comedian Marvin Dixon – Nov 8, 9 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $15

SUNDAY EVENING THEATRE Playwright’s Spotlight “Medal of Honor Rag” features the work of Tom Cole – Nov 10 @ 5pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $Pay What you Can

POETRY SMASH #2 – Nov 14 @ 7:30pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

AFRICAN AMERICAN CINEMA In Color, Black & White “Remembering John Singleton Saluting the Man and His Films”  – Nov 16 @ 12noon. FILM SCREENINGS:

  • 11:00am – 1:15pm “BABY BOY”
  • 1:20pm – 3:40pm “ROSEWOOD”
  • 3:45pm – 5:45pm “BOYZ N THE HOOD”
  • 6:00pm – Dallas Filmmakers Talk Back by M. Legend Brown and Arthur Muhammad.

JAZZ AT THE MUSE “Jazzin with Jazmin” Concert featuring Jazmin Ghent – Nov 22, 23 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

 

DECEMBER 2019

CD RELEASE & LISTENING SERIES – Dec 5  @ 7:30pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $5

DOWNTOWN DALLAS COMEDY featuring ‘Comic Cop’ Timmy Hall – Dec 6, 7 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $15

ROUNDTABLE WRITER’S BREAKFAST “Millennials and Baby Boomers: Why A Cultural, Entrepreneurial and Racial Divide?” Featuring Voices from Dallas Urban League Young Professionals,  Dec 7 @ 10am TBAAL Room T-203, $15

POETRY SMASH #3 – Dec 12 @ 7:30pm, Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

PROMISING YOUNG ARTISTS Series: 27th Annual Christmas/Kwanzaa Concert, Student Morning Performance – Dec 13 @ 10am, $5 Public Performance, Sat Dec 14 @ 8pm Naomi Bruton Main Stage, $10

MOKA PERCUSSION CONCERT featuring FRANK MOKA – Dec 13, 14 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre. $10

 

JANUARY 2020

CD RELEASE & LISTENING SERIES – Jan 9, @ 7:30pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $5

ROUNDTABLE WRITER’S BREAKFAST “Annihilation of the Black Male in America” featuring presidents from each of the male fraternities  Jan 11 @ 10am TBAAL Room T-203, $15

POETS N’ JAZZ #3 – Jan 10, 11  @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

DOWNTOWN DALLAS COMEDY featuring comedian Marlin Hill – Jan 17, 18 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $15

37th Annual Two-Time Emmy Winning BLACK MUSIC AND THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT CONCERT: A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. – Student Morning Performance, Jan 17 @ 10am, $5 Public Performance, Jan 19 @ 7:30pm, $35 $25, $15

“SONGBIRDS” featuring Kayla Williams and Dareia Tolbert, Jan 24 & 25 @ 9pm, Muse Cafe Theatre $10

 

FEBRUARY 2020

POETRY SMASH #4 – Feb 6 @7:30pm, Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

PROMISING YOUNG ARTISTS SERIES featuring ENCHANTING. Feb 7 & 8 @ 8pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

SOUL AT THE MUSE  “Sweetheart Concert” featuring Rick James, Feb 14 & 15 @ 9pm, Muse Cafe Theatre, $15

16th ANNUAL WEEKEND FESTIVAL OF BLACK DANCE Rhythm and Soul of a People – Student Morning Performance, Feb 21 @ 10am $5; Public Performance Feb 21 & 22 @ 8pm; Naomi Bruton Main Stage, $10

  • Black Dance Master Class, Feb 22,  12noon – 2pm; T312, 313, & 313, $10

SUNDAY EVENING THEATRE Playwright’s Spotlight “THE AMEN CORNER” featuring the work of James Baldwin – Feb 23 @ 5pm. Muse Cafe Theatre, $Pay what You Can

DOWNTOWN DALLAS COMEDY featuring Nick Lewis – Feb 28 & 29 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $15

 

MARCH 2020

POETS N’ JAZZ #4 – Mar 6, 7  @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

ROUNDTABLE WRITER’S BREAKFAST “Four Walls” Featuring Deiondre Mathis from Dallas Urban League Young Professionals,  Mar 7 @ 10am TBAAL Room T-203, $15

POETRY SMASH #5 – Mar 12 @ 7:30pm, Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

JAZZ WEEKEND in DALLAS “FORTY FINGERS” CONCERT – Featuring Daniel Jones, Xavier Jackson, Caleb Sean, Shaun Martin – Mar 14 @ 8pm Naomi Bruton Main Stage, $15, $10, $20

CD RELEASE & LISTENING SERIES – Mar 19, @ 7:30pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $5

DOWNTOWN DALLAS COMEDY featuring SMALL FIRE – Mar 20 & 21 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $15

JAZZ AT THE MUSE “Father And Son” Concert Featuring Eric Willis and his son Joshua Willis – Mar 27, 28 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, %$10

 

APRIL 2020

CD RELEASE & LISTENING SERIES – Apr 2  @ 7:30pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $5

COFFEE, COCKTAILS AND CONVERSATION An Evening with Antonio Fargas, Ted Lange and Brian White – Apr 4 @ 8pm, Naomi Bruton Main Stage $15 Orchestra Level, $10 Mezzanine Level, $50 VIP Backstage Meet and Greet Reserved Seating

POETRY SMASH #6 – Apr 9 @ 7:30pm, Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

SOUNDS OF MEMPHIS GOSPEL featuring Seven Gospel Singers and a Saxophonist – Apr 17, 18 @ 9 pm, Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

9th ANNUAL BUDDING ROSE CONCERT Promising Young Artists Series – Student Morning Performance, Apr 24, @ 10am, Public Performance Apr 25 @ 7pm, Naomi Bruton Main Stage, $10

AFRICAN AMERICAN CINEMA In Color, Black And White $5, featuring Short Films by Young Millennial Filmakers and Directors, FILM SCREENINGS

  • 1:00pm – 1:45pm “SOIL”
  • 1:55pm – 2:15pm “FIVE”
  • 2:25pm – 3:00pm “JUNIOR”
  • 3:10pm – 3:25pm “SOLOMON OF THE ROSE”
  • 3:35pm – 3:50pm “PUBLIC RELATIONS”
  • 4:00pm – Talk From Filmmakers Adams Wilkinson, Kali Baker Johnson, Thomas Stewart, Elle Jae Stewart

SUNDAY EVENING THEATRE Playwright’s Spotlight “Purlie Victorious”  featuring the work of Ossie Davis, Apr 26 @ 5pm; Muse Cafe Theatre, $Pay What You Can

 

MAY 2020

BLUES AT THE MUSE “Money Talks” Concert featuring Gregg Smith Blues Band – May 1, 2 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

ROUNDTABLE WRITER’S BREAKFAST “The Success Factor” by Cheryl Polote-Williamson – May 2 @ 10am TBAAL Room T-203, $15

CD RELEASE & LISTENING SERIES – May 7  @ 7:30pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $5

POP AND SOUL AT THE MUSE featuring Eva Rosja With 4YA Soul Band – May 8, 9 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

POETRY SMASH #7 – May 14 @ 7:30pm, Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

JAZZ AT THE MUSE Featuring AHYON with KENYA C – May 15, 16 @ 9pm, $10

DRESS PERFORMANCE THEATRE SERIES “Fresh Voices. . . An Evening Of THEATRE” featuring Xayvien Johnson, CorDai Epting, Deriante’ae Smith, Carrigan Smith, Wrayne Simmons, Mia Hawthorne – May 29, 30 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

 

JUNE 2020

DOWNTOWN DALLAS COMEDY featuring GINA G – June 5, 6 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $15

36th ANNUAL SUMMER YOUTH ARTS INSTITUTE Classes June 8 – 27 @ 9am to 5pm, Rooms T-203, 312, 313, 314 Muse Cafe Theatre, Naomi Bruton Main Stage; PERFORMANCES June 28 @ 8pm & June 29 @ 1pm & 4 pm; Institute Registration Fee $150, Performance $4

PROMISING YOUNG  ARTIST SERIES “TBH” Concert – featuring Kellison Cumby, Lyric Davis, Kaylyn Hayes, Davion burnley, Carlyn Knight, Briana Jones, Angel Irving, Jeffrey Barry; June 12, 13 @ 8pm, Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

JAZZ AT THE MUSE “Juneteenth Jazz Jam” Starring MARTHA BURKS June 19, 20 @ 9pm Muse Cafe Theatre, $15

 

JULY 2020

POETRY SMASH #8 July 9 @ 7:30pm, Muse Cafe Theatre, $10

SUMMER BLUES AT THE MUSE  “Wanda’s Blues” Concert featuring Wanda King Blues Band, July 17, 18 @ 9pm – Muse Cafe Theatre, $15

SUMMER ARTS INTENSIVE EDUCATION TRAINING PROGRAM WITH THE MASTERS; July 13 – 25 @ 10am to 4pm Muse Cafe Theatre, T-312, 313, 314 & 203

GALLERY EXHIBITION FINAL SHOWING “Building from Scratch. . .Sustaining” the Legacy of an Institution and Its People” July 1 – Aug 29 @ James E. Kemp Gallery

 

SEPTEMBER 2020

FOURTH ANNUAL RIVERFRONT JAZZ FESTIVAL – Erykah Badu, Festival Honorary Chair, Sep 4 – Sep 6, 2020