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More about House of Dinah: Paris is Burning Nov 26, 2016


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House of Dinah: Dinah Washington Nov 26, 2016



Legendary singer Dinah Washington plays a huge role in HOUSE OF DINAH. Born Ruth Lee Jones in 1924, she was am extremely versatile artist, equally at ease singing jazz, blues, R&B, and pop music. Washington gave herself the well-deserved title "Queen of the Blues." She lived an astoundingly full and turbulent life, dying tragically young at age 39. 

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Markeith Wiley: Required Listening Nov 16, 2016

A list of music that's been swirling around in Markeith Wiley's brain during the creation of It's Not Too Late:

Section 80 & To Pimp a Butterfly by Kendrick Lamar

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Markeith Wiley: Required Reading Nov 16, 2016

Markeith Wiley gave us a great list of material he's been reading in preparation for this show and for life in general. We recommend checking out everything this reading list whether you see the show or not:

Between the World & Me; Ta Nehisi Coates

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Writers Corps Profile: Markeith Wiley by Daemond Arrindell Nov 15, 2016


drawing by Tessa Hulls

This season, an Ambassador Writers Corps* Member will write a profile on each of the nine local artists in 16/17. These in-depth conversations between local artists and local writers will take the place of curatorial notes in the performance programs. 

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Markeith Wiley Special Guests: Natasha Marin Nov 14, 2016

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Markeith Wiley in City Arts Magazine Nov 14, 2016

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Markeith Wiley Special Guests: Ryan Vinson (sketch lightly) Nov 14, 2016

Ryan Vinson (sketch lightly) is a performer, musician, and poet. In addition to solo work, he also performs as one-half of the hip hop duo Said the Starling.

Listen to and buy music here.

Watch a video here.

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Markeith Wiley Special Guests: Sam Picart Nov 14, 2016

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Markeith Wiley Special Guests: Evan Flory-Barnes Nov 14, 2016

Evan Flory-Barnes is an upright bass player and composer based in Seattle. Flory-Barnes is known for both solo and ensemble work as well as playing with the Seattle jazz (and more) group Industrial Revelation

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