ArtsEmerson invites UMN to a Special Performance

Posted: January 15, 2013 by Donna Bivens in Uncategorized

Beaty Hines

BBDP has found a wonderful partner in the Emerson College Community starting with our Steering Committee members Robbie McCauley and Gail Burton. This year we hope to deepen this partnership through work with  ArtsEmerson.  ( They will also be screening Can We Talk? this coming Saturday at 5PM ).

ArtsEmerson has invited the UMN community to a FREE evening of awe-inspiring entertainment with Obie award-winning actor Daniel Beaty and legendary showman Maurice Hines as they showcase pieces from their upcoming productions.  ArtsEmerson is presenting this special event on Jan. 22 at 7:30 PM that is free for all those who reserve tickets ahead of time: an evening of performances by Daniel Beaty and Maurine Hines This evening is part of an initiative at Emerson that seeks to engage under represented segments of the Boston community with arts at Emerson.

Tickets are free but reservations are required. Please click on the “Buy” button to reserve your seats. You will not be charged for your order.

Tue Jan 22 2013 – 7:30 PM Buy

About Daniel Beaty

Daniel Beaty is an award-winning actor, singer, writer and composer. He has received Lucille Lortel, Drama Desk, Drama League and Outer Critics Circle nominations, the 2010 AUDELCO Award for Outstanding Solo Performance and the 2010 Ovation Award for Best Male Lead Actor. He received the 2007 Obie Award for Excellence in Off-Broadway Theater for Writing & Performing and the 2007 AUDELCO Award for Solo Performance for Emergency. He is the recipient of the 2007 Scotsman Fringe First Award for the best new writer at the Edinburgh Festival.

Funnier than most serious plays and vastly smarter than most funny plays, Daniel Beaty’s Emergency is the most intriguing new show of the season. Its premise is inspired.” -Jeremy McCarter, New York Magazine

About Maurice Hines

Dancer, actor, choreographer, director and singer Maurice Hines has showcased his talents in a variety of settings, including Broadway, stage, T.V. and film. From the age of five Maurice and his younger brother Gregory performed as a dance duo. In 1986, Hines created, choreographed and starred in the musical Uptown…It’s Hot!, which received a Tony Award nomination for Best Actor in a Musical. Since that time, Hines has choreographed and directed numerous productions as well as music videos.

“Hines is the consummate showman… There’s a master at work here…” – The Boston Herald

Don’t miss these bold and brilliant productions!

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