DeanwoodxDesign Sound Series presents singer-songwriter Free (Yvette Benjamin)On Saturday September 15th, at 7pm.
When asked how long she’s been singing, Yvette Benjamin’s response is she can’t remember not singing. She has performed such venues as the kennedy center, carter barron, blues alley, howard university’s crampton auditorium, fort dupont park and others. She has performed at nationally acclaimed events, such as the 25th African street festival in Brooklyn New York and a tribute to activist/humanitarian/comedian Dick Gregory.
DeanwoodxDesign (DxD) showcases the rich arts, cultural, historical, and green space assets of Deanwood and Ward 7 through a community-wide, intergenerational, and collaborative effort.
DxD highlights one of the District’s earliest African American communities from a design perspective.