Film, music, poetry and visual arts created and performed by Atlantans to highlight cultural contributions of city, along with food and drinks from local chefs and distilleries
WHAT: “The South Has Something to Say” is an incredible evening of unique, Atlanta-created film, music, poetry, visual arts, civic discourse and other performances together in one location for one night. In addition to unique local entertainment, attendees will enjoy cocktails from local distilleries and food from local chefs.
WHY: Atlanta creates the culture the world consumes. This special evening will show the breadth and depth of creativity the city has to offer.
SHOW: The main program will feature 10 individual acts from different mediums, each lasting approximately 10 minutes with all acts performed uninterrupted. Immediately following the performances, attendees will have an opportunity to participate in conversation and engagement activities designed to engage and inspire.
WHEN: Saturday, March 2, 2019; 6:30-11 p.m. (performances start at 7:30 p.m.)
WHERE: Switchyards, 151 Ted Turner Drive, NW, Atlanta, GA 30303
REGISTER: Pay-what-you-can tickets are available for $5-$20 with all proceeds going to the participating performers. Registration is available on Eventbrite at https://goo.gl/Av4hf7.
PARTNERS: Arts Atlanta, Atlanta Influences Everything, Choose ATL, WeTransfer
SEED&SPARK: Seed&Spark is an online platform that offers crowdfunding for independent filmmakers and a subscription streaming service for audiences all of which emphasize diversity and inclusion. Since the company was founded in 2012, it has raised more than $17 million for crowdfunding campaigns, had 1,300 movies and shows successfully funded and is the only streaming platform in the world with gender parity for directors. More information can be found at www.seedandspark.com.