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Sembène Film Festival: The Case of the Three-Sided Dream

Presented by City of Asylum at City of Asylum @ Alphabet City, Pittsburgh PA

Feb 12 2018
Sembène Film Festival: The Case of the Three-Sided Dream

Join us for a screening of Rahsaan Roland Kirk: The Case of the Three-Sided Dream presented by Sembène – The Film & Art Festival.

The story of multi-instrumentalist Rahsaan Roland Kirk; who went from blind infant, to child prodigy, to adult visionary, to political activist, and finally to paralyzed showman.  A seemingly superhuman musical force who played literally until the day he died.

Rahsaan Roland Kirk (1935-1977) was more than a blind musician who could play three horns at once, more than one of the most exciting and amazing sax players who ever lived. Beyond the ability to play multiple melodies at the same time,

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ADMISSION INFO

FREE (Registration Required)

Contact: 412-435-1110

Email: rsvp@cityofasylumpittsburgh.org

LOCATION

City of Asylum @ Alphabet City

40 W. North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA

PARKING INFO

Safe and convenient parking for City of Asylum @ Alphabet City (40 W. North Avenue) is available at the Federal North Garage (1231 Federal Street) located on Federal Street behind the Masonic Building.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Assisted Listening System
    • Wheelchair Access