5 Mo’ Artists “Jazz Things Up” For Detroit Karibu House Non-profit!
Detroit, Mich. , 5 Mo' Artists Detroit-2011 one of Detroit’s most anticipated art experiences, will present an enchanted evening of art, jazz and theatre from 7pm- Midnight on Saturday, June 4 at the Samaritan Center , 5555 Conner in Detroit . This 6th annual Pharaohs Treasure Box Creations by T.A.P.S charitable event will feature the works of local artists including Michigan Artisans: IFOMA; Walter Bailey; Camille Coor; Sharon Williams-Dean, Art by Sewd and Peter Jackson, Pharoah’s Treasure Box. Together with exclusive vendors, such as Detroit ’s New Goddess Boutique.
The evening of entertainment will feature the sultry style of jazz recording artist Helen Gilbert and her jazz ensemble, with “a special uplifting performance” from inspirational twins Britney and Briana Tipler. Brace yourself for " theatre” that‘s up close and personal! Performances by La Troupe des Arts! Under the direction of Demetris Taylor; Atlanta’s Blog Talk Radio talk show host; “Dishing Tea with Big Meach!” and author who will present "Theatre Experimental 2011." Jessie Peck of the Legendary Spinners and Darlene Blakely, of La Troupe des Arts, will emcee the event.
5 Mo' Artists Detroit-2011, sponsored in part by the Upgrade Foundation, will be held Saturday, June 4th from 7 p.m. to midnight at the Samaritan Center , 5555 Conner in Detroit . A portion of the proceeds from the 6th annual charitable event will be donated to Detroit Karibu House Inc. a proposed community resource center primarily serving Lesbians, Gays, Bi-attractional, Transgender and Allies of color.
Join us in supporting change in our communities through our mission of cultural awareness, unity and the pursuit of dreams! Advance tickets are $25.00 tickets at the door, $30. For tickets or additional information, contact: Pharaoh's Treasure Box, 248-688-5178 Art by Sewd, 313-919-4356.
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Tickets $25.00 Advance & $30 Door.
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About Karibu House, Inc.
Karibu House is a Detroit-centered, grassroots, non-profit, multi-service community center that exists to promote the positive mental, physical, spiritual, and emotional well-being and identities of lesbian, gay, bi-attractional, and transgender persons of color.
The word “karibu” is Swahili for “welcome home which is the goal of this organization to provide needed safe space for LGBT’s of color and their families and allies. This proposed community center will serve the entire state of Michigan and consist of comprehensive services and culturally-competent programming that empowers and affirms a greatly underserved Detroit population. It is a 501C3 organization and donations are tax deductible. Checks are made out to “Karibu House, Inc...” Donors will receive a letter of thanks when an address is provided.
Karibu House headquarters is 8100 W. Davison, Detroit , MI 48238.
Letters should have “c/o Karibu House Board.”
Helpline and more information: (313) 865-2170 Ext. 3.
About 5 Mo Artists
Thank you for your interest in Participating in the 6Th Annual Evening of Art, Jazz Theatre... 5 Mo Artists Detroit 2011. The host Peter Jackson, Pharoahs Treasure Box is an exhibiting Artist and Artist advocate that will ensure an optimum quality platform with a touch of elegance, for the public exposure of Detroit’s Local Artist.
5 Mo Artist Detroit has been featured, in various media distribution publications; including the Detroit Free Press. And spotlights the world renowned Artist as featured guest. A portion of the proceeds are donated to a specified Detroit local charity that we may give back to the community that supports our endeavors. Our shows provide Refreshment, Local Jazz Artist, Poets and other Local Entertainment Features In addition to the actual Exhibit, for a complete cultural experience. Exhibitions are hosted at various fine locations locally, which enhance the beauty of the presentation for the pleasurable experience of both the Artist and Patron. One of our goals is to tour the shows nationally, and as we grow, welcome fine artist of most disciplines.
About Pharaoh's Treasure Box
Pharoah's Treasure Box is dedicated to providing its clients with one-of-a-kind affordable handcrafted fine art, jewelry, gifts and accents for you, your event, home, office, and or business. We introduce to you; "Creations by T.A.P.S." our signature line which offers unique silk floral and figurine visual interpretations, designed especially for you to accent any occasion or decor.