FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact: Stevie Downer
E-mail | Downer.TKO@gmail.com
Website | www.topknotchofficials.com
Phone | 210.908.2387
LOCAL NON-PROFIT TO HOST “LAST NIGHT IN BLACK HISTORY” EXHIBITION AND SILENT AUCTION FEBRUARY 28, 2017
On February 28, 2017 Top Knotch Officials and Devin James Productions will present “Last Night in Black History” an artistic exhibition and silent auction to benefit Arttitude, a non- profit organization which serves to unite the LGBTQ+ and diverse community, local artists, academic researchers, and other public and private organizations with the goal of inciting positive change and equality for all through art shows, music events, and other artistic endeavors. The event will take place at the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library in downtown Dallas. Doors will open at 6:00 pm and the pre-exhibition reception will begin promptly at 6:30 pm. Signature cocktails and hors d'oeuvres will be served.
The “Last Night in Black History” event will satisfy every art and entertainment lover’s palate as the evening will feature a diverse lineup of creative individuals presenting their artistic talents. The event will begin with a unique reception that will set the mood for the program and play exhibiting a theatrical geographic timeline, tribal dance and musical numbers, pre-historic storytelling, and poetry to honor influential black leaders in history.
The event will be hosted and directed by Michael D’Andre Childs of Artists Unplugged will feature District 7 Councilwoman Tiffinni A Young (as featured actress), work from students at The Art Institute of Dallas, Nior_Wave, Artists Unplugged, and many others. Sponsoring and participating organizations include City of Dallas, All American Classics, KD Conservatory, Resource Center United Black Ellument, Legacy Texas Bank, Eye Candy Creative, Primerica, Ft. Worth Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce, and Ft. Worth Business Assistance Center.
The event production team and Arttitude wish to capture the narratives of marginalized communities in the form of artistic expression. For more information please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/last-night-in-black-history-tickets-30099990883 or contact the media contact as listed above.
· Last Night In Black History
· Tuesday, February 28, 2017
· J. Erik Jonsson Central Library, 1515 Young St., Dallas, TX 75201
· Doors open at 6:00 pm, reception at 6:30 pm, play will begin at 8:00pm