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Short Cutz Show

August 24 @ 6:00 am - 9:00 pm

TRUE SHORT STORYTELLING SERIES, BASED AROUND THE BLACK BARBERSHOP AND BLACK BEAUTY SHOP, its barbers and beauticians, their voices, their knack for telling tales, barbershop and beauty shop culture, and the stories shared between the barbers, beauti- cians, their customers, and the larger community for which their shops reside. The Short Cutz Show harnesses the unique and renowned position and perspective of the Black barber/ beautician embodying the history of the West African griot and the African-American oral storytelling tradition and information sharing culture–a tradition and culture that was critical to the survival of the African-American community.

Details

Date:
August 24
Time:
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Reginald F. Lewis Museum
803 E. Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
Website:
www.lewismuseum.org