Stop, Look and Listen! | Menil Neighborhood Community Day

Event details

  • Saturday, April 6 | 1 PM to 5PM
  • DACAMERA drum workshop at 2:00 PM
    DACAMERA Stop, Look and Listen! at 3:00 PM
  • The Menil Collection
  • 1533 Sul Ross St, Houston TX 77006

Join DACAMERA and The Menil Collection for museum’s annual Neighborhood Community Day.

Enjoy an afternoon of art, music, poetry, and family activities in celebration of the museum’s vibrant neighborhood. Participating organizations include DACAMERA, Houston Center for Photography, Inprint, The Menil Collection, Plant It Forward, Rothko Chapel, Watercolor Art Society, and Writers in the Schools (WITS).

2 PM: African drumming workshop led by percussionist and music educator Sam Dinkins III
3 PM: Stop, Look and Listen! concert with jazz pianist and DACAMERA Young Artist Brooke Wyatt and her trio

Check out the Menil’s web site for the complete schedule including artist workshops include paper-folding with Joan Son and Pysanky egg painting with Nestor Topchy.

Recommended Concerts

We offer a broad range of repertoire and musical styles in innovative concerts of outstanding musical excellence.

DACAMERA is widely acclaimed for its innovative programming, notably Artistic Director Sarah Rothenberg’s unique concerts connecting music with literature and the visual arts.

We believe that openness to new experiences and enthusiasm for learning are vital to human experience.

DACAMERA has a robust Education and Community Initiatives effort, providing community concerts and extensive in-school programs.

Your support ensures that DACAMERA’s programs, both in the concert hall and beyond, remain a vital part of Houston’s cultural landscape.