The Smith Center

He’s one of the most prolific and influential figures to ever a) touch a mic; b) jump onscreen; c) advocate for prison reform; d) pen a memoir; or e) perform at the White House.

Rapper Common brings hip-hop to … the Smith Center?!

July 18th, 2019

He’s one of the most prolific and influential figures to ever a) touch a mic; b) jump onscreen; c) advocate for prison reform; d) pen a memoir; or e) perform at the White House.

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    A new exhibit brings alien worlds and androids to the Discovery Children’s Museum.

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    Music from King Ibu, Pine Hill Haints and two Mexican folk acts.

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    An October 6 screening of Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho will feature a live accompaniment of Bernard Herrmann’s score.

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