Sunday, September 17th – 2-3:30 pm
Magra Books Reading

Celebrating the first two seasons of titles from the independent publisher, Magra Books (magrabooks.com). Gillian Conoley will read from her just published chapbook, Preparing One’s Consciousness for the Avatar, along with Martha Ronk reading from … [Read more...]

Saturday, September 16th – 7:30-10:00 pm
Gaea Schell Trio
jazz club! when lights are low…
 

Gaea Schell, piano and vocals; James Mahone, tenor sax; Aaron Cohn, bass. The art of the trio! "Gaea Schell plays the heck out of the piano with them small hands." - drummer Albert "Tootie" Heath. Her colleagues on the date are hugely … [Read more...]

Friday, September 15th – 5:30-8:00 pm
The Scott Foster Quartet plays the music of Lee Morgan
At 9pm, a talk by jazz writer Larry Reni Thomas
(The Lady Who Shot Lee Morgan) follows the music!

Henry Hung, trumpet Scott Foster, guitar Eric Markowitz, bass Omar Aran, drums The Scott Foster Quartet plays the music of Lee Morgan!  Lee Morgan was one of the top jazz trumpet stars of the late 1950s and 1960s, recording … [Read more...]

Thursday, September 14th – 7:30-9:30 pm
Bob Ernst: towards/away

For a Bob Ernst bio, visit https://www.altertheater.org/about2 towards/away... The focus intensifies as the periphery disperses. Our hero is a stranger in a strange land. He finds himself running for his life in an alien landscape being … [Read more...]

Tuesday, September 12th – 7 pm
Cultivating Community
A Talk by Michael Youngblood

In 1996, anthropologist Mike Youngblood purchased a second-hand motorcycle in India and spent nearly three years following a massive rural political movement called the Shetkari Sanghatana, spread out across the 120,000 square miles of India’s … [Read more...]