‘Story Night’ with Mosaic Youth Theatre 3/23 pays tribute to founder Rick Sperling and welcomes new leadership Exec. Dir. Stefanie Worth and Artistic Director DeLashea Strawder
DETROIT, Mich.–It’s a great time at Mosaic Youth Theatre and you’re invited to celebrate the Mosaic story! The who, how and why will all be told at the 2019 Story Night Experience, “Be Your Own Hero,” on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 315 E Warren Ave, Detroit, MI 48201.
Join Mosaic Youth Theatre as it pays tribute to Founding Artistic Director, Rick Sperling, as he prepares to retire and welcome Mosaic’s new leadership, Artistic Director DeLashea Strawder and Executive Director Stefanie Worth.
The Story Night Experience is the first event of its kind; a night of impactful entertainment that celebrates everyday courage and benefits Mosaic’s life skills, college prep, and workforce development programming. You’ll get a chance to see Mosaic’s young artists perform and contribute to the collection of bravery tales being shared that night.
4-6 p.m. Prologue segment (Orientation Theatre) – a conversation between Mosaic’s young artists and industry professionals explores the theme of overcoming fear and learning to be brave. Session facilitated by Chris Campbell, host of The Progressive Underground on WDET. Special guest Chip Miller, Artistic Associate, Resident Director, Kansas City Repertory Theatre. (Private, invitation only)
6-7 p.m. VIP reception (Hall of Contemporary Art) – Honoring Mosaic Founder Rick Sperling along with DeLashea Strawder and Stefanie Worth
7-10 p.m. Story Night Experience (Rotunda) – The main event of the evening features young artist performances, heavy hors d’oeuvres, live auction and dancing. Emcee’d by Tati Amare from WDIV-Local 4’s LIVE in the D with sounds by Chris Campbell a/k/a DJ Cambeaux.
Attire: Dress to impress!
R.S.V.P. by March 15th: https://2019mosaicstorynight.eventbrite.com
$600 each (Includes 2 VIP Reception tickets)
Story Night & VIP Ticket Combo
The Experience Bundle (Story Night, VIP & 1 Hamilton Balcony2 ticket*)
$400 each *While supplies last!
Tickets available at https://2019mosaicstorynight.eventbrite.com