Fall 2017 Beatboxing Residency: Conversation and mini workshop

Date: 

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Northeastern Crossing, Northeastern University, 1175 Tremont Street, Boston

Chesney Snow
Chesney Snow
Rich McKeown
Rich McKeown
Presented by: Learning From Performers, Northeastern Crossing and Harvard Ed Portal 
Fall 2017 Beatboxing Residency at Harvard runs Oct. 19-21 More information

Conversation and mini workshop: Experience the history and art of beatboxing, or vocal percussion—producing drum sounds and beat patterns using the lips, tongue, mouth, throat and voice—at this conversation moderated by Northeastern University hip-hop faculty and workshop led by Chesney Snow, an award-winning actor, beatboxer, poet, musician and songwriter. 

Event admission: Free; seating is limited, first come, first served, subject to venue capacity. RSVP required. Reception following.
Venue: Northeastern Crossing, Northeastern University, 1175 Tremont Street, Boston map | directions

About the Residency

Beatboxer, film producer and Broadway actor Chesney Snow and film producer Rich McKeown will present their award-winning film American Beatboxer and a series of related events during a three-day residency co-sponsored by the Office for the Arts Learning from Performers program and the Harvard Ed Portal, in conjunction with Northeastern Crossing at Northeastern University.

Residency Events

Thursday, October 19, 6-7:30 PMConversation moderated by Northeastern University hip-hop faculty and mini workshop with beatboxer Chesney Snow and filmmaker Rich McKeown. RSVP required.

Friday, October 20, 1-2 PMFrom Beatboxing to Broadway: Conversation and pizza lunch with Chesney Snow
Open to Harvard undergrads only. Seating is limited to 18.
Register here.

Friday, October 20, 7 PM: film screening: AMERICAN BEATBOXER with producer Rich McKeown and executive producer Chesney Snow 
Snow will introduce and screen his documentary "American Beatboxer" at the Harvard Ed Portal, followed by a discussion with producer Rich McKeown and executive producer and beatboxer Chesney Snow, moderated by Martha Diaz. RSVP required.  

Saturday, October 21, 3-5 PMA conversation with beatboxer Chesney Snow, moderated by film producer Rich McKeown, and workshop/demonstration/cypher with community

 

See the Fall 2017 Beatboxing Residency at Harvard page for more information and bios of Snow and McKeown.

Harvard Ed Portal, Northeastern Crossing, American Beatboxer