Poor Man's Art Collective
Visual Artists Geno Harris, Mychal Noir and Reggie Abstrk
Poor Man's Art Collective is a platform for unknown and emerging artists from visual to spoken word and art in all forms to showcase their talents, also to provide support and direction in navigating the process that allows their work to be shown (heard) to an otherwise untapped community and consumer market.
THe Hilberry Theatre Actors
Actors Vanessa Sawson and Edmund Alyn Jones
The Hilberry Theatre Company fosters the interrelationship between the classroom and the community through educational excellence and professional entertainment.
It is the nation’s first and only graduate repertory theatre company, charged with presenting six classic and modern plays in rotating repertory from October to mid-May. The company is composed of 40-45 actors, costume, lighting and scenic designer-technicians, stage managers and theatre managers who work under the direction of a professional staff. The members of the company, chosen in nationwide auditions and interviews, receive training that leads to graduate degrees in acting, directing, design, or management.
Charles Greene is a veteran Musician and Composer who plays Piano and Keyboards in the genres of Jazz, Blues, R&B, Reggae/Caribbean and Brazilian music.
He has toured with several Motown acts (The Spinners, Four Tops, Jimmy Ruffin), and also worked with Vic Damone, Richard "Groove" Holmes, Ernestine Anderson, Laura Lee, Marcus Belgrave, Jerald Daemyon, and many other artists.