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Outpost: words & music

October 10, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT

Outpost, Minnesota’s 21st century variety-show featuring local musicians and spoken-word artists, is back at The Hook & Ladder with a blockbuster fall show featuring award-winning poet Michael Kleber-Diggs (“Worldly Things”,) keyboardist/composer deVon R. Gray (dVRG), author Junauda Petrus-Nasah (“The Stars and the Blackness Between Them”,) and a quartet of musicians from the Minnesota Orchestra. This show will feature new music by composers Carlos Simon, Gabriella Smith, and Alice H. Jones, and a newly created theatrical work, ‘The Box,’ by Katherine Bergman and Katherine Glover, produced by Nautilus Music Theater.

Outpost is curated and produced by Minnesota musicians Sam Bergman and Carrie Henneman Shaw.

  • Performers:
  • Michael Kleber-Diggs, poet
  • Junauda Petrus-Nasah, author
  • Sarah Grimes & Ben Odhner, violins
  • Sam Bergman, viola
  • Erik Wheeler, cello
  • deVon R. Gray, (a McKnight fellow) musical adventurer
  • Andrea Leap, soprano
  • Joel Liestman, baritone
  • Jill Dawe, keyboard

Date & Time: Sunday, October 10, 2021 at 7:00 PM CDT

Tickets are $15-$20

Learn more and get tickets here.