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Events for February 6, 2019

$18 to $45

“Black Leopard, Red Wolf” by Marlon James

February 6 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sixth & I, United States

The Jamaica-born author’s last book was a literary novel about a conspiracy to assassinate Bob Marley. It won the Man Booker Prize and made James a star. Come hear him explain why the follow-up, Black Leopard, Red Wolf, is an unexpected swerve into genre fiction—the first part of a fantasy trilogy he has described as […]

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$30

Sharon Van Etten

February 6 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
9:30 Club, United States

Why did this grittily hypnotic singer virtually disappear after her fantastic 2014 album, Are We There? Well, she was pretty busy: pursuing a psychology degree, having a kid, acting on Netflix’s The OA. Don’t miss this return performance as she promotes—finally!—her new album. The name of the first single? “Comeback Kid.”

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$20 to $69

BLKS

February 6 at 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This raw comedy opens with a sex scene, a genital mole, and an accusation of cheating . . . and only gets more boisterous from there. The play by poet Aziza Barnes chronicles one day in the lives of four millennial black women as they try to deal with their sorrows via clever banter, copious […]

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