Verbal Coliseum


ARTSblock

Thursday, November 2, 2006, 6pm - 9pm



Verbal Coliseum is a celebration of spoken-word poetry and creative expression. Professional spoken-word artists will teach and perform work that investigates racial identity, social justice and economic relations, gender, and the human experience in contemporary America. UCR ARTSblock will erect the Verbal Coliseum in front of the Sweeney Art Gallery and UCR/California Museum of Photography for Riverside's Thursday night ArtsWalk. Professional spoken-word artists will perform, and the community is invited to listen or participate.

Events in Focus

Film

Rocks In My Pockets

Screening - Friday, August 22, 2014, 7pm
Matinee - Saturday, August 23, 2014, 3pm
Screening - Saturday, August 23, 2014, 7pm


Performance

Shadow of a Man by Cherrie Moraga

Thursday, October 9, 2014, 7pm - 9pm

A family grapples with depression and alcoholism fueled by a dark secret