by: Erika Davis
Here is a list of things to do in Nashville for Black History Month:
Nashville Ballet at TPAC presents Attitude | Lucy Negro Redux
A world premiere by Artistic Director & CEO Paul Vasterling, Lucy Negro Redux explores the mysterious love life of literary great William Shakespeare through the perspective of the illustrious “Dark Lady” for whom many of his famed sonnets were written. Going on from February 8-10
Purchase tickets at https://www.nashvilleballet.com/2018-2019-season/
Miles Davis’s Kind of Blue with Rahsaan Barber on February 10 at the Frist Art Museum. The Event is free. More info at https://fristartmuseum.org/calendar/detail/jazz-on-the-move
Black History Month: Uncovering the Ancestors presented by Andrew Jackson The Hermitage: at Vanderbilt. The panel discussion will take place on February 16 and it is free. More info at https://thehermitage.com/event/black-history-month-uncovering-the-ancestors-archaeology-and-enslaved-communities-in-the-southeast/
DrAlvin.Com Presents 2nd Annual Leading African Americans Of Music City Powered by Empower the Journey. This will take place on February 24. Purchase tickets here at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dralvincom-presents-2nd-annual-leading-african-americans-of-music-city-powered-by-empower-the-tickets-54703647081
Vanguard Art Show: 3rd Annual Black History Project #BHP3. This event takes place on February 16. Purchase tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/vanguard-art-show-3rd-annual-black-history-project-bhp3-tickets-54145779484?aff=ebdssbdestsearch
BEST Celebrates Black History Month at the Belcourt Theatre on February 27. Purchase tickets at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/best-celebrates-black-history-month-at-the-belcourt-theatre-tickets-55786000429
Tennessee State Museum on February 13 Free Lunch at Learn presentation: Using Quilts to Interpret Experiences of African American Women. Visit https://tnmuseum.org/ for more info.
United Street Tours presents Nashville Tours of Black History. The Event is ongoing, please visit https://www.unitedstreettours.com/ for more info.