Tag: Black History Month

February 2020

Cabin in the Sky Movie Screening

Friday, February 28th, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Brandon University

Come and celebrate Black History Month with a movie screening at the Music Library! Cabin in the Sky was one of six films released from 1927-1954 that featured an all-black cast. It is a folkloric “parable of Southern Negro life” (Green, 195, p. 111) that was controversial during a time when there were increasing demands […]

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February 2019

Big Band Dance

Friday, February 8th, 2019 @ 10:00 pm - Saturday, February 9th, 2019 @ 2:00 am
Forbidden Flavours, Knowles-Douglas Building
$12 – $20
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Poster for the Big Band Dance features a saxophone on a multi-hued orange background

A night of jazz music for the community and Brandon University, hosted by the Brandon University Music Students, with real live jazz by the Brandon University Big Band, directed by Prof. Michael Cain.

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February 2018

Brandon University Big Band Dance

Friday, February 2nd, 2018 @ 10:00 pm
Forbidden Flavours, Knowles-Douglas Building
$10 – $12
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Poster for the Big Band Dance features a silhouette of a couple dancing on a yellow background.

This year's Big Band Dance will kick off Black History Month celebrations at Brandon University. This year’s Big Band Dance, staged by the Brandon University Big Band (BUBB), kicks off Black History Month at BU. Under the direction of Michael Cain, the BUBB will play a wide range of music from the black diaspora. Selections […]

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