Cultural Center for the ArtsCanton, OH, United States

Melba Moore Still Standing

By Greater Stark County Urban League (other events)

Thursday, August 29 2024 5:00 PM 10:00 PM EDT

Join us to kick off Black College Football Hall of Fame weekend with the Still Standing Dinner Theater on Thursday, August 29, 2024, at the Canton Cultural Center, 1001 Market Ave N, Canton, Ohio. This special event supports the Margaret "Joan" Gillespie Endowment Fund and is presented by the Greater Stark County Urban League.

Enjoy a delectable dining experience from A Difference In Dining and Sweet Lemon Creations, ensuring a feast for your senses.

The evening's highlight will be a performance by Tony Award winner and four-time Grammy nominee Melba Moore in her musical story, "Still Standing." This powerful narrative takes you through Moore's life, showcasing her remarkable resilience and talent. Experience the emotional highs and lows of her career, all intertwined with themes of perseverance and inner strength.

"Still Standing" is not just a musical performance; it’s an inspiring story of triumph over adversity, resonating with anyone who has faced and overcome challenges. With Melba Moore's dynamic vocals and captivating storytelling, the evening promises to uplift and entertain.

Don’t miss this chance to enjoy fine dining, outstanding theater, and heartfelt philanthropy. Mark your calendar for a night celebrating the power of women, the magic of music, and the art of storytelling, all while supporting a worthy cause.

Mailing Address

PO Box 9463 Canton, Ohio 44711