Lydia Violet w/ Climbing PoeTree

First Congregational Church of Oakland, 2501 Harrison St, Oakland, CA 94612

Climbing PoeTree in association with We Are Resilient events proudly presents to you an inspiring evening soul riveting performances and visionary music.

Brooklyn-based, world-renowned cultural activists Alixa and Naima of Climbing PoeTree will be joined by an illustrious cadre of collaborators including Tonya Abernathy, Lydia Violet, Dina Erie, Joyous Bey, Kevin Njikam, Ahmed Meselhy Ragab, Jiordi Rosales, and Zachary Greer. Climbing PoeTree's lyricism will also be lifted by the sublime harmonies of East Bay's own Thrive Choir!

Opening the night will be unforgettable performances by gifted and heart-driven songwriters Shea Freedom and Sparlha Swa.