Songs, stories, poetry and alliances creating life, beauty and inclusion in diverse forms on diverse instruments.
Songwriter, storyteller, folksinger, and master of a dozen acoustic instruments, John McCutcheon has published thirty recordings, been nominated seven times for a Grammy, and produced over twenty albums by artists ranging from traditional fiddlers to contemporary singer-songwriters. Over the years, in style deed, and substance, he has emerged as the heir apparent to the front lines of many of the issues important to marginalizes groups, such as the disability community. The performance features, first, readings from he anthropology Beauty Is a Verb: The New Poetry of Disability by invited guests interspersed between songs and, second, fundraising at tables in the Saguaro Lobby for non-profit organizations serving people with disabilities throughout the Phoenix Metropolitan District.
While admission is free, donations to these services providers will be much appreciated. Register at: https://mcli.maricopa.edu/node/48541
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 7:00-9:00 PM. Rehearsal and Performance Center Saguaro Building (Doors open at 6:30 PM)