3rd Annual West Colfax MuralFest
6501 W Colfax Avenue, Lakewood, CO
Saturday, August 12, 2017 from 11am-6pm
- Attendance is Free!
The Athena Project has assembled an eclectic and talented group of female performers to enhance the MuralFest experience. Experience poet Ruthie Jordan, an advocate & activist for the Deaf community. She co-founded a grassroots movement, the Audism Free America, which stands for Deaf individuals' human rights. She also founded the ASL & Deaf Pride March. Mezzo Soprano, Eve Orenstein, who is the director of the Colorado chapter of Opera on Tap and produces and performs regularly in the Denver/Boulder area and at Lincoln Center in New York with the National Chorale will kick us off at 12:45pm. Eleven year old Emelise Munoz, a soulful singer, songwriter, and musician from Broomfield and recent First Place Winner at Stars of Tomorrow will join us at 4:20pm. Samba Colorado will close the day with a vibrant and colorful Brazilian dance performance.
- 12:45-1:00 Opera: Eve Orenstein and Opera On Tap
- 1:15-1:30 Improv: Erin Rafaels and Guests
- 4:00-4:05 Choreographer: Lindsay Pierce
- 4:05-4:10 Fashion: Sarah Naomi Jones
- 4:10-4:15 Choreographer: Rowan Salem
- 4:15-4:20 Poet: Ruthie Jordan
- 4:20-4:25 Singer: Emelise Munoz
- 4:25-4:30 Dancers: Samba Colorado