Jump 'N Funk
Rich Medina's hot Jump 'N Funk returns to Philadelphia! Wander and dance though the Penn Museum's galleries to the rhythms of spoken word artists and house afrobeats inspired by the late musical icon Fela Anikulapo Kuti. A sip & mingle garden party for young professionals opens the night. All-ages show.
6pm-8pm: Professional Garden Party
7pm-9pm: Words and Sounds by GriotWorks
—An AfroRhythmic futuristic line up of performances to include storytelling, poetry, rap, drumming, and song. The featured performers include Jos Duncan, Camae Defstar, Rashida Phillips, Mass Man, Nitra Aikens, Karen Smith, and DaQuan Motley
8pm-11pm: Live Painting feat. Stacey "Flygirrl" Wilson and Iye Yin Dae
8pm-12am: Rich Medina and Mark Hines of The Marksmen Perform
Admission: $10. Buy advance tickets
Professional Garden Party co-sponsored by: National Black MBA - Philadelphia Chapter, NExT Philadelphia: Network of Extraordinary Talent (Formerly the Urban League Young Professionals of Philadelphia), Haitian Professionals of Philadelphia, Philadelphia Black Public Relations Society, and the University of Pennsylvania Black Alumni Society (BAS).
Take a glimpse at what's in store with this video about Rich Medina and Jump 'N Funk: