Jessica Care Moore and the Black Tea Music Project performed in-concert for the public, part of Detroit Performs: Live from The Carr Center.
Free and open to the public, the live concert starred internationally renowned poet, playwright, and performance artist, Jessica Care Moore, joined by pianist Jon Dixon, Ideeyah on vocals, and De’Sean Jones on saxophone.
Moore is the 2013 Alain Locke Award Recipient from the Detroit Institute of Arts. Her poetry has been heard on stages like Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center and the London Institute of Contemporary Arts. She has performed on every continent and believes poems belong everywhere and to everyone.
You can still enjoy this performance, recorded in Beatrice Buck Paradise Valley Park, located directly in front of the Carr Center, 311 East Grand River, Detroit — about one block east of the Detroit Opera House. Information at (313) 965-8430. Watch and listen via a live video webcast: