Black Art Series continues through March 18

Vanderbilt’s Black Art Series is under way through March 18, with a week of activities culminating in a production of George C. Wolfe’s The Colored Museum.

In past years, the Black Art Series has hosted such productions as The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison and For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf by Ntozake Shange.

This year, the series seeks to highlight African American women during Women’s History Month. The week’s events include :

Tuesday, March 13, 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Black Cultural Center Auditorium
African dance lesson by Vanderbilt’s own Nomalanga Eniafe. Refreshments will be served.

Friday, March 16, noon
Black Cultural Center Auditorium
Opening reception of visiting artist Tamara Madden’s Illuminations: Crowned, Cloaked and Cultivated. Refreshments will be served. Exhibition on display through April 13.

Sunday, March 18, 7-8 p.m.
Sarratt Cinema
A production of George C. Wolfe’s The Colored Museum, acted and directed by Vanderbilt University students. A reception follows in the Black Cultural Center Auditorium.

Contact: Sasha Ray, (501) 838-5250