Join the CHS and the June Archer School of Arts for a history of urban arts and entertainment!
May 9th – May 18th: Check out an exhibition of the musical contributions and history of CT recording artists, musicians, executives, and creatives on display at the CHS. Available during regular museum hours.
UPDATE! This ticketed event is now sold out. You can register below to receive a link to watch the event over Zoom.
Saturday, May 13th: Join us for a powerful CT Urban Arts and Entertainment Panel featuring some of Connecticut’s most influential contributors to music and entertainment. Doors open at 5pm. Tickets for this event are SOLD OUT. You can register to get a Zoom link to watch online here.
Marlo Martin / Radio Promotions
A woman of many talents with over 25 years of experience and a knack for breaking records, Marlo Martin-Jackson and her company, Double M Entertainment, is the best at creating and executing successful promotion and marketing campaigns at Urban, Rhythmic, Urban Adult Gospel and Smooth Jazz Radio.
Joyce Gibson / Radio Personality
Joyce Gibson is a well known a radio personality that spent many years broadcasting for 89.9, WQTQ-FM.
Tom Smith / General Manager – WQTQ FM
Tom is the Chief Operations Manager for 89.9 Qute (WQTQ) is a R&B / Hip-Hop formatted radio station are located in Hartford, CT.
Bandz Danero / Recording Artist & Songwriter
Born and raised in Hartford, CT Bandz Danero is one of the hardest working artists out of Connecticut. He is a rapper, singer, songwriter and producer. Bandz is also the CEO at HuntZone Entertainment and Human iPod, LLC.
The Breed / Multi-Platinum Music Producers
The Breed is a Grammy Nominated, platinum selling Production Duo who have worked for artists such as Trey Songz, Chris Brown, Diddy, Wiz Khalifa, Young Thug and more. Now established producers in the industry, they have made the transition into building their own record label TheBreedEnt. Their roster consists of two local artists out of New Haven, CT.
Apathy / Recording Artist & Songwriter
Chad Bromley, better known by his stage name Apathy, is a former rapper and producer from Willimantic, Connecticut. His first major release was his debut album; Eastern Philosophy in March 2006 with guest appearances from Celph Titled, Ryu, and Blue Raspberry.
June Archer / Founder & Entertainment Executive
June Archer is a Recording Artist turned music executive and now author, motivational teacher, educator, philanthropist, executive coach, entrepreneur, founder and TV personality.
Tickets for the panel and awards ceremony must be reserved in advance here.
Questions? Contact Adult Programs Manager Natalie Belanger via email at [email protected], or call (860) 236-5621 x289.