What is On the EDGE? It’s our laid-back club series with performers who stretch the boundaries of their art. Grab a seat at a table or lounge on a cushiony couch or armchair. It’s designed to be informal, relaxing and – most of all – lots of fun!
ALL EVENTS BEGIN AT 8:15 PM
Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall, Lane University Center
The Kelly Bell Band www.phatblues.com
EACH PERFORMANCE CES AMBASSADOR, ADVOCATE & ENCORE $14.40 GENERAL PUBLIC $18.00 FSU STUDENT $3.00
All events take place in Lane University Center’s Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall with general admission seating and free table snacks; other refreshments are available for purchase. Join us for On the EDGE.
They Call Me Q
Acrobats of Cirque-tacular,
Written and Performed by
Qurrat Ann Kadwani
in Association With DCA Productions
THURSDAY, APRIL 12 THURSDAY, OCT. 5 “ Phat blues music. Imagine Muddy Waters wearing a Bob Marley T-shirt driving Black Sabbath’s tour bus on the way to a ParliamentFunkadelic concert listening to a Sammy Davis Jr. 8-track tape humming a Run D.M.C. song, that would be close to what we do.” – Kelly Bell
Blues meets funk meets soul meets Motown. “ Who else can combine elements of hip-hop, funk and bluesVoted Best Blues Band in the Mid- electrified here, Delta Atlantic Region 12 years in a row there, horn driven elsewhere – and still manage to sound Maryland sincere?” United States – Blues Revue Magazine
High-energy. Urban. Cool. Eclectic.
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Unbelievable athleticism meets circus enchantment meets breathtaking illusion.
THURSDAY, FEB. 15
– Music Connection
THURSDAY, DEC. 7 Aerialists. Acrobats. Contortionists. Illusionists.
“ [Binder’s voice is] polished and wellhoned … bathed in warmth and adept at expressing emotion … impeccable timing … flawless pitch … first rate.”
Experience minute after muscle-popping minute of mind-boggling artistry and athleticism as Cirque-tacular’s daredevils bound from one death-defying acrobatic feat to another.
New York United States
“ In some rare cases, the decision to share tales of one’s past can give the audience a theatrical experience that it will remember far after the last show. They Call Me Q is one of those shows.” – Broadway World
Thirteen characters. One actress. One hour. Identity. Culture. Self-love. Bullying. Loss. Friendship. Family.
The story of a girl from Bombay growing up in the Boogie-Down Bronx speaks to the universal search for identity experienced by immigrants of all nationalities
Nashville country meets New York indie-pop. Sunny. Heartfelt. Effervescent. Dreamy.
Daytime Emmy Nominee for Outstanding Original Song for a Drama Series “Just Like That”
“ She nails the anticipation and raw emotion of anyone that has taken a risk in search of a dream.” – Music Connection
Maryland United States
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Published on Jul 27, 2017
CES is committed to bringing our tri-state community together as we reaffirm our role as a regional steward of the performing arts. We remai...