Makeba, who performs this evening at New Hope Baptist Church, 3701 Colorado Boulevard, becomes Parks and others, telling their stories and adding an interactive element by taking questions, in character, from the audience.
The program, sponsored by Colorado Humanities, begins at 7 p.m. and is especially appropriate for middle- and high-schoolers; the $20 admission fee benefits Colorado Humanities' history, literary, literacy and cultural programs for youth. Call 303-894-7951, ext. 10, for details or tickets; for more on Makeba, go to www.awele.com.
Thu., Feb. 19, 7-8:30 p.m., 2009