SynopsisTraffic explores the rich blues legacy of Chicago and its parallels to hip-hop—combining performance, poetry, and perspective for a multi-generational audience. Hosted by hometown harmonica hero Billy Branch and his group The Sons of the Blues, the performance will feature all-Chicago performers including Hip-Hop poet/singer Avery R. Young, poetry slam veteran Kevin Coval, MCs Sense and Butter, vocalist Mae Coen, harmonicist Russ Green, Idris Goodwin, Ugochi and Beatmonstas.
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Cast & Artists
- Directed by: Sylvia M. Ewing