“You can’t help it. An artist’s duty, as far as I’m concerned, is to reflect the times.” -Nina Simone
- Tickets: Regular $25 • Senior 65+ $24 • Member $22 • Student/Child $12
An evening of celebrating the High Priestess of Soul Nina Simone and her legacy of liberation, empowerment and passion.
With Valerie Stephens, Sympli Whitney, SaRa Soulflower Wright + Yma Arrington
Valerie Stephens, a native Bostonian, is a performing artist with a passion for history. Valerie has received a 2019 Bridge Award in Arts, a 2018 Boston City Council Resolution for her creative programming for little girls of color and her commitment to Nina Simone’s legacy, a 2017 NEFA Creative City Grant for creating the Elder Storytelling Performance Project, the 2016 Get Konnected! Boston Legends & Pioneers Award, the 2011 NAACP Image Award, the 2007 Urban Music Award in Blues and a 2011 Urban Music Award in Jazz nomination as well as Citations of Appreciation from Boston, New Bedford and Springfield.Buy Tickets