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MANDELL PRESENTS: MUMU FRESH

April 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Drexel University Department of Performing Arts

3220 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States

Maimouna Youssef, also known as Mumu Fresh, performing at Mendel Theater, Drexel University Performing Arts

Mumu Fresh
April 18, 2024 | 7pm | Mandell Theater

Maimouna Youssef, also known as Mumu Fresh, is the critically acclaimed Afro-Indigenous singer, Emcee, songwriter, activist, workshop facilitator and audio engineer who’s been called a “quadruple threat” by The Roots’ Black Thought and “groundbreaking” by Oscar-winning artist, Common. With her expansive musical background ranging from Jazz, Gospel, Spirituals, traditional African & traditional Indigenous music, to Hip Hop (also celebrating 50 years!), Soul, rock and experimental acapella fusion, this concert is a multi-genre live music event not to miss. Plus, Maimouna is 23/24 artist-in-residence for Anthems for the Anthropocene, the climate change songwriting context presented by Drexel Climate & Sustainability.

The Band:
Demetrice Everett, Drums
Amber D. Gillispie, Background Vocals
Nile Hargrove, Keys
Lamonte Maccain, Bass
Darnell “Showcase” Taylor, Guitar

Engage more with this artist!
Maimouna Youssef is 23/24 artist-in-residence for ANTHEMS FOR THE ANTHROPOCENE, the climate change songwriting contest presented by Drexel Climate & Sustainability. The year’s contest will culminate at the Mandell Theater on Friday, April 19.

 

Mandell Theater is located at the corner of 33rd & Chestnut Streets. The 424 seat proscenium theater is the primary performance venue for performances by the Theater, Music, and Dance programs here at Drexel University. Mandell is also used for Drexel University events and special presentations by outside organizations. Schedule permitting, the Mandell Theater is available for rental outside of the Academic Quarters. The theater is ADA compliant and has listening enhancement devices.

Mandell Theater
3220 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
215-895-2528
mandell@drexel.edu

Details

Date:
April 18
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue

Drexel University Department of Performing Arts
3220 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States
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