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Live From Melvin’s Backyard- Film: “Lady Sings the Blues”

Live From Melvin’s Backyard- Film: “Lady Sings the Blues”

Join us in “Melvin’s Backyard” every Saturday night in September for free live music & family-friendly fun! SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8TH “Lady Sings the Blues” Pop star Diana Ross portrays legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday in this biographical drama. Beginning with Holiday’s traumatic youth, the film depicts her […]

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Live From Melvin’s Backyard- Music: “Sidney Kirk”

Live From Melvin’s Backyard- Music: “Sidney Kirk”

Join us in “Melvin’s Backyard” every Saturday night in September for free live music & family-friendly fun! SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15TH “Sidney Kirk” 7-9pm Melvin’s Backyard (behind Memphis Slim House) 1130 College St, Soulsville USA FREE

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Live From Melvin’s Backyard- Music: “Black Cream”

Live From Melvin’s Backyard- Music: “Black Cream”

Join us in “Melvin’s Backyard” every Saturday night in September for free live music & family-friendly fun! SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND “Black Cream” 7-9pm Melvin’s Backyard (behind Memphis Slim House) 1130 College St, Soulsville USA FREE

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Live From Melvin’s Backyard- Music: “Carmen Hicks”

Live From Melvin’s Backyard- Music: “Carmen Hicks”

Join us in “Melvin’s Backyard” every Saturday night in September for free live music & family-friendly fun! SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29TH “Carmen Hicks” 7-9pm Melvin’s Backyard (behind Memphis Slim House) 1130 College St, Soulsville USA FREE

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‘The Resistance’ Opening Reception

‘The Resistance’ Opening Reception

Photo exhibit by Johnathan Martin ft live performances by Hippy Soul, Tayy the PRo, and Krucial. 6pm Memphis Slim Collaboratory  | 1130 College St Memphis, TN 38106

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South Main Artspace Info Session 7

South Main Artspace Info Session 7

South Main Artspace Info Session 7 Join us at the Memphis Slim Collaboratory to learn more about the South Main Artspace Lofts, and how to apply. Whether you’ve always been interested in living in a creative community or just have dreams of living in the heart of […]

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Spillit: South Memphis

Spillit: South Memphis

Spillit: South Memphis Working in collaboration with Spillit, Josh Campbell & Sean C. Mosley will be hosting a slam providing you with an open mic to share your best South Memphis stories. Tuesday, November 7, 2017 Free Admission

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Opera Memphis presents…’The Telephone’ at Slim House

Opera Memphis presents…’The Telephone’ at Slim House

Opera Memphis presents the twenty-minute English opera, The Telephone, followed by an audience talk-back. All Ben wants is to propose to his girlfriend, Lucy, before he heads out of town. When he goes to her apartment to pop the question, though, he gets interrupted by a constant […]

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Live From Melvin’s Backyard ft Nick Black

Live From Melvin’s Backyard ft Nick Black

Join us in “Melvin’s Backyard” every Saturday night in September for free live music & family-friendly fun! SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30TH What better way to wrap up our fall music series than with Nick Black! 7-9pm Melvin’s Backyard (behind Memphis Slim House) 1130 College St, Soulsville USA FREE […]

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Live From Melvin’s Backyard ft Cherisse Scott

Live From Melvin’s Backyard ft Cherisse Scott

Join us in “Melvin’s Backyard” every Saturday night in September for free live music & family-friendly fun! SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23RD Melvin’s Backyard will be filled with the jazzy, soulful, and hypnotic sounds of Cherisse Scott! 7-9pm Melvin’s Backyard (behind Memphis Slim House) 1130 College St, Soulsville USA […]

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