Steal Away at OZ featuring Kaylea Dunkin and Keonna Reed
December 2 @ 8:00 pm - December 5 @ 3:00 pm
Friends Kaylea Dunkin and Keonna Reed will be performing alongside dozens of Nashville artists featured in a dynamic collaboration between composer Dave Ragland, choreographer Shabaz Ujima, Inversion Vocal Ensemble, Diaspora Orchestra, and shackled feet DANCE.
Steal Away is a new contemporary music-theater-opera hybrid inspired by traditional spirituals and art songs. Emmy-nominated Nashville composer, arranger, and director Dave Ragland leads the piece with new arrangements, orchestrations, and original music to tell a story of hardship, redemption, and spiritual renewal. Ragland’s acclaimed work was featured as part of Nick Cave: Feat. Nashville in addition to his work with Nashville Opera, Nashville Ballet, the Memphis Symphony Orchestra, and many others.
This performance is funded in part by Metro Nashville Arts Commission; a grant from South Arts in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and the Tennessee Arts Commission; and The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee.
8 PM December 2nd-4th
3 PM December 6th