Age Group: All Ages (seniors, adults, teens, kids)
West Las Vegas Library
Room: Art Gallery
Black Extravaganza: A Cultural Awakening! in Las Vegas
Author: John T. Stephens II
An exhibition about the cultural awakening in 1968, through the Black Extravanganza Productions, Inc., the first non-profit African- American corporation chartered in the state of Nevada. This pictorial exhibit showcases the pioneering efforts of African-American dancers, fashion designers, visual artists and the musical talents in the West Las Vegas community through the 1970s.
Reception: 4/25/2013 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.