Student groups from across The U-M campus will debate such issues, particularly surrounding Gershwin’s opera Porgy & Bess, and share art and performance, including Southeast Asian dance, Korean Pop, Black Gospel, spoken word, and more.
A host brings a volunteer on stage to spin the Genre Wheel which determines the style of the show. Audience volunteers select crucial sound and lighting cues.
White, one of the top three grossing US-touring comedians each of the past five years, has earned a Grammy nomination, a Gold Record, and 3 of the highest-rated one-hour specials in Comedy Central history.
Sultan Sharrief is currently in Boston and doing work in the Comparative Media Studies program, connected to the MIT Media Lab. He also won a Knight Grant to build a curriculum to bring communities together and create restorative justice plans, which he’s working on with Allied Media Projects in Detroit.