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Saturday, May 26
 

7:05pm PDT

The Chris Chandler and Paul Benoit Show
Spoken Word Blues

Saturday May 26, 2012 7:05pm - 7:30pm PDT
Bagley Wright Theatre: Sponsored by Seattle Channel 47.62342, -122.35358
  Music Performance, Labor Program
  • Genre ZZZ -- Uncategorized
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  • Biography Poet and storyteller Chris Chandler is as hilarious and entertaining as he is provocative and rabble-rousing, delivering vignettes about politics and modern culture with the fire of a Baptist Preacher. His appearances are insightful tales of a world gone slightly mad, accompanied by a wide variety of musical styles. He has performed on thousands of stages across North America, working with such legendary figures as Allen Ginsberg, Pete Seeger, Mojo Nixon and Ani DiFranco. The late great Utah Phillips called Chris "the best performance poet I have ever seen."

7:35pm PDT

Nina Laboy
Workers Who Sing

Saturday May 26, 2012 7:35pm - 8:00pm PDT
Bagley Wright Theatre: Sponsored by Seattle Channel 47.62342, -122.35358
  Music Performance, Labor Program
  • Genre SS -- Singer-Songwriter
  • Biography Nina Laboy is a graduate of Fordham University School of Drama and the NYC American Academy of Dramatic Arts. She has a long list of credits performing Latin Jazz, folk and musical theatre. She is a social justice activists who has performed for many community events.

8:05pm PDT

David Rovics
People's History in Song

Saturday May 26, 2012 8:05pm - 8:30pm PDT
Bagley Wright Theatre: Sponsored by Seattle Channel 47.62342, -122.35358
  Music Performance, Labor Program

8:35pm PDT

Seattle Labor Chorus
15th Anniversary Special

Saturday May 26, 2012 8:35pm - 9:25pm PDT
Bagley Wright Theatre: Sponsored by Seattle Channel 47.62342, -122.35358
  Music Performance, Labor Program
  • Genre CR -- Choirs-Vocal Groups
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  • Biography The Seattle Labor Chorus was formed in March, 1997 for a performance at the Northwest Folklife Festival with Pete Seeger and several other well-known folksingers. Since then, the chorus has performed for the King County Labor Council, Washington State Labor Council, and many local unions, as well as in concert with such luminaries as Utah Phillips, Anne Feeney, Si Kahn, John McCutcheon and Charlie King.

8:35pm PDT

Solidarity Notes Labour Choir
Vancouver's Labour Choir

Saturday May 26, 2012 8:35pm - 9:25pm PDT
Bagley Wright Theatre: Sponsored by Seattle Channel 47.62342, -122.35358
  Music Performance, Labor Program
  • Genre CR -- Choirs-Vocal Groups
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  • Biography formed in 2000, the Solidarity Notes Labour Choir has song countless times in support of the struggles of working people around the world. Based in Vancouver BC, they've been to Cuba, Washington, San Francisco, and all over British Columbia. They've produced two CDs, had many other successful ventures, and are always growing

9:35pm PDT

Citizens Band
Anarcoustic Songs and Insights

Saturday May 26, 2012 9:35pm - 10:00pm PDT
Bagley Wright Theatre: Sponsored by Seattle Channel 47.62342, -122.35358
  Music Performance, Labor Program
  • Genre CFM -- Contemporary Folk Music
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  • Biography Together since 1984, Citizens Band formed to prove that good people making good music could create laughter, inspiration and social commentary all at the same time. Jim Hightower once remarked: "Dang, they're really good."