Archive of WorldBeat Center’s Virtual Events
Please bear with us as these events were live and there were errors as we learned how to use the technology to broadcast.
Virtual Multi-Cultural Earth Day – Sunday, April 19th
This year our Virtual Earth Day line up featured keynote speakers Dr. Roopa Chari and Aris Latham, live performances by Warrior King, President Brown, Dre Tosh, Sammy Roots and Mariea Antoinette, native blessing by Tim Red Bird, guest speakers Dr. Starla Lewis, Matt Powers, Queen Esther, meditation by Art of Living, poetry readings by Johnnierenee Nia Nelson and Alyce Cooper plus DJ sets by DJ Mykol Orthodox and DJ Mafondo. And don’t miss a special feature of our noise refuge project featuring a live plant music concert and members of our NSF noise pollution grant project!
Every year we celebrate Earth Day as our birthday and this year marked 31 years since our first event in Balboa Park.
Under the Crescent Moon: Poetry and Open Mic – Sunday, May 9th
Under the Crescent Moon: Poetry Reading and Open Mic, an Extension of National Poetry Month Featuring Co-Hosts Makeda Dread and Jim Moreno Poets: Pilar Rodriguez Aranda, Mavi Robles- Castillo, Sharon Elise, Theresa F., Delores Fisher, Gloria James, Joe Milosch, Gerardo Navarro, Johnnierenee Nia Nelson, Chris Vannoy and Lori Walkington
Presented by WorldBeat Cultural Brigade and The ReEvolutionary Poets Brigade.
Tribute to Bob Marley from the Legends of Reggae! – Tuesday, May 12th
Check out WorldBeat Productions virtual tribute to Bob Marley’s ascension day featuring video content from past Tribute to the Reggae Legends performances.
Virtual Community Conversation: Malcolm X 95th Birthday Panel – Tuesday, May 19th
Listen to San Diego’s community speaking on and honoring the legacy of Malcolm X.