Lectures
Calendar

October 2006

10/14 - 10/14 6:00-8:30 - 18th Annual Southern Festival of Books.
The Southern Festival of Books: A Celebration of the Written Word® is a free, three-day literary Festival celebrated each year during the second full weekend of October. The Festival welcomes more than 200 authors annually for readings, panel discussions, and book signings. Book lovers have the opportunity to hear from and meet some of America's foremost writers in fiction, history, mystery, biography, travel, poetry and children's literature.
BOOK FESTIVAL AND LECTURE
10/29 8:00 PM - Jsun
The event that will inspire! Jsun, talented song writer and performer is presenting his one man show:
Stage 52
5299 W. Washington Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90016
The Oakland premier of the event was a great success, Shane W. Evans will host the show for Jsun joining their artistic energies to bring this MOVING testimony of a mans struggles in life. The event promises to bring a prolific crowd to the event and you are SURE to be moved by this theatrical work! BE THERE!


Jsun (One man show.)

November 2006

11/03 - 12/08 7:00 - LECTURE AND ART SHOWING
Art on display from NOV.3rd-DEC.8th
NOV.17th LECTURE
Celebrate Children's Book Week with book illustrator Shane Evans. Mr. Evans will talk about his work, which includes such titles as The Way a Door Closes, and Free at Last!: Stories and Songs of Emancipation. A reception being held at the Blue Valley Neighorhood Library will follow the program. Books will also be available to purchase. During the month of November, stop by Blue Valley Neighborhood Library and see Mr. Evans artwork on display in the gallery.
ART SHOW AND LECTURE
11/15 9/8c - DAY BREAK PREMIER
The LONG AWAITED break through show "DAY BREAK" with actor TAYE DIGGS on ABC.
CHECK IT!!!
DAY BREAK PREMIER

February 2007

02/11 - Nebraska School Lecture and workshop
Evans has been invited to lecture and work with students at an Omaha elementary school for 3 days. Evans will work with close to 100 students creating books and images. This opportunity will bring together the natural talents of young artist and the professional guidance and nurturing guidance of Evans's skill as an artist.

March 2007

03/20 - Johnson County Library Youth Detention Center
Evans is scheduled to speak with juvenile offenders in association with the Johnson County Library system of Kansas. Evans is committed to working with youth and sharing the inspiration and travels through lectures. Evans will speak with youth about creativity and help to expand the minds and imagination of these teenagers.

September 2007

09/07 - 09/01 7pm-11pm - GRAND OPENING of the DREAM...
Come join us for the FIRST FRIDAY of the unique StudioGallery.
Dream Studio L.L.C.
Sept.07 7pm-11pm. This studio space is a part of a developing area of the city. Down the street from Martini corner come join us for music, refreshments, surprises and the art of award winning children’s book artist Shane W. Evans.
711 East 31st KC MO. 64109
Artist TALK begins at 8pm.

Let the dreams begin...
09/15 7:30pm - DREAM STUDIO PRESENSTS: One Night Only
Jsun and Jaun-Dre Music group Join forces for “One Night Only”! The inspiration singer songwriter will be coming in from the Bay Area, combining talents with the talented twins Jaun and Dre Williams. The affair is SURE TO INSPIRE. Space for the event is
Limited so get there early. Doors will open at 7:30pm Show will begin at 8:00pm, September 15th 2007. Location: Dream Studio L.L.C. 711 East 31st KCMO 64109.

A movment in progress
09/28 7:00pm - “3 Innocents & a Spirit”
“3 Innocents & a Spirit”
Friday, September 28, 2007 @ 7PM
711 East 31st Street, KCMO 64109

A production of the N A Sonje Foundation:
700 years of history in less than an hour.

A HISTORICAL DRAMA THAT DEPICTS THE INTERACTIONS OF THE PEOPLES OF AFRICA,
EUROPE AND THE AMERICAS FROM BEFORE THE TIME OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS,
EXPOSES THE CULTURAL CRISES THAT HAVE DEVELOPED AS A RESULT, AND AIMS TO
BEGIN THE PROCESS OF HEALING THE WOUNDS AMONG THESE THREE GROUPS. THE CAST
WILL ENGAGE IN A POST-PRODUCTION DISCUSSION, CREATING AN OPEN FORUM FOR
IDEAS AND SOLUTIONS.
“3 Innocents & a Spirit”

May 2009

05/22 - 05/22 7:30 - DREAM STUDIO PRESENTS Cedric Patterson
The amazing sounds of a 7 string bass will fill DREAM STUDIO as Cedric Patterson puts together an amazing set of music and sets up the tone for CD release event live. Bring the entire family out to enjoy live music and culture at dream...

June 2009

06/26 - 06/26 7:30 - DREAM STUDIO PRESENTS Andrea Tribitt
From the GRAMMY AWARD WINNING GROUP "Sounds of Blackness" singer Andrea Tribitt. A night of inspired music from one of the richest voices of our time. Join us at dream... and bring the entire family for a night of amazing music and inspiration, you are SURE to be filled with the spirit of art!!!

July 2009

07/03 - 07/03 7:30 - DREAM STUDIO PRESENTS Welcome Home A Night of Strong Women
A night of POETRY and SPOKEN word feature the return of Anastacia Tolbert, Natasha Ria El-Scari and more... Tolbert returns from the West Coast and features at Dream Studio. Backed by a strong selection of women poets Dream Studio will be charged with the energy and essence of the POWER of WOMEN and the SPOKEN WORD art! Bring the entire family.
07/10 - 07/10 7:30 - DREAM STUDIO PRESENTS Sparlha Swa
The amazing music of Sparlha Swa. Sparlha’s songs are simple yet profound, soulful and resonant on the level of spirit. Born in Kingston, Jamaica, the artist pulls her inspiration from around the globe with mentors like Sade, Astrud Gilberto, Miriam Makeba and Ravi Shankar. She will fill the walls of dream... with guitar, song and story. JOIN US, BRING THE FAMILY!!!
DREAM STUDIO PRESENTS Sparlha Swa
07/10 - 07/10 7:30 - DREAM STUDIO PRESENTS Sparlha Swa
The amazing music of Sparlha Swa. Sparlha’s songs are simple yet profound, soulful and resonant on the level of spirit. Born in Kingston, Jamaica, the artist pulls her inspiration from around the globe with mentors like Sade, Astrud Gilberto, Miriam Makeba and Ravi Shankar. She will fill the walls of dream... with guitar, song and story. JOIN US, BRING THE FAMILY!!!
07/10 - 07/10 7:30 - DREAM STUDIO PRESENTS Sparlha Swa
The amazing music of Sparlha Swa. Sparlha’s songs are simple yet profound, soulful and resonant on the level of spirit. Born in Kingston, Jamaica, the artist pulls her inspiration from around the globe with mentors like Sade, Astrud Gilberto, Miriam Makeba and Ravi Shankar. She will fill the walls of dream... with guitar, song and story. JOIN US, BRING THE FAMILY!!!
www.sparlhaswa.com
07/10 - 07/10 7:30 - DREAM STUDIO PRESENTS Sparlha Swa
The amazing music of Sparlha Swa. Sparlha’s songs are simple yet profound, soulful and resonant on the level of spirit. Born in Kingston, Jamaica, the artist pulls her inspiration from around the globe with mentors like Sade, Astrud Gilberto, Miriam Makeba and Ravi Shankar. She will fill the walls of dream... with guitar, song and story. JOIN US, BRING THE FAMILY!!!
07/10 - 07/10 7:30 - DREAM STUDIO PRESENTS Sparlha Swa
The amazing music of Sparlha Swa. Sparlha’s songs are simple yet profound, soulful and resonant on the level of spirit. Born in Kingston, Jamaica, the artist pulls her inspiration from around the globe with mentors like Sade, Astrud Gilberto, Miriam Makeba and Ravi Shankar. She will fill the walls of dream... with guitar, song and story. JOIN US, BRING THE FAMILY!!!
DREAM STUDIO PRESENTS Sparlha Swa

September 2009

09/18 - 09/01 7:30 - REFLECTION: SANDBLOOM
One of Dream Studio's FAVORITE musicians will be back to share his latest release UNDER PINK AND BOURBON SKIES an album with an incredible mix of SOUL, R&B, and SINGER SONG WRITER GEMS!
SANDBLOOM Sept. 18th
Cedric Patterson