Holla for Hip-Hop

1. Live From the Front

June 20 and 24 at 7:30 p.m.

Jerry Quickley, the hip-hop and spoken word artist, uses music, poetry, and video to tell the story of his real-life travels to (and eventual expulsion from) wartime Iraq.

2. Som do Movimento

June 23 at 7:30 p.m.

Brazilian solo artist Frank Ejara makes his U.S. premiere, using boogaloo and lock-and-pop moves to fuse sound and movement with his athletic dances.

3. Actor’s Wrap

June 24 at 4:30 p.m.

A comedy by J. Kyle Manzay about a group of classically trained actors whose frustration over rap stars’ being cast in so many movie roles leads them to kidnap the hottest rapper around.

Holla for Hip-Hop