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About cassendre

aka Amethyste Rah, aka Amrita Waterfalls “renaissance negresse & ARTrepreneur” (musician/writer/actress/fine artist) Leeway Transformation Award-Winning founder & executive director of the Black Women’s Arts Festival (Est. 2003) and the Women's Writing & Spoken Word Series (Est. 2002). Visit: http://cassendrexavier.com

Nifty Factoid About My Upcoming Show with Rupert Wates!

Dear Friends! DID YOU KNOW? You can support a show without even attending! If you’re a long distance fan, you can buy a ticket, and I can offer it to a local. In addition to our other advance ticket sales, … Continue reading

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Women Composers Concert Today!

I took a picture of this flier when I saw recently it on the front lobby bulletin board at Glenside Library. I may or may not make it out today, but I will certainly help to spread the word! (It’s … Continue reading

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Housing and Travel/Tour (GoFundMe) Update!

Dear Friends & Supporters! I am very happy to be finally sitting down to write you an update on my recent fundraising campaign to address a housing crisis I am still in the middle of. I really appreciate your interest … Continue reading

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Volunteers Wanted This Weekend!

BWAF Philly 2019: Philadelphia’s 13th Annual Black Women’s Arts Festival! We are looking for folks to help with stage management, assist the vendors, do mild crowd control, and just in general be on hand to support Yorz Truli, the founder … Continue reading

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Special Needs Adult/Disabled Artist – Sept. 20, 2019

Special Needs Adult/Disabled Artist – Sept. 20, 2019 TABLE OF CONTENTS A) GREETING 1) HOUSING/FUNDRAISER UPDATE 2) BLACK WOMEN’S ARTS FESTIVAL UPDATE 3) MUSIC UPDATE 4) WISDOM MAGAZINE ARTICLE UPDATE 5) YOUTUBE UPDATE 6) WHERE MY CDs and CHAPBOOK ARE … Continue reading

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My upcoming artist support group & workshop series!

Blog version: http://cxwriting.blogspot.com/2019/05/my-upcoming-artist-support-group.html By Any Means Necessary: Support for the Challenged Artist A workshop and peer support group series with Cassendre Xavier Dates and Time: The following Saturdays, from 1:00pm-4:00pm: May 25 June 1 June 15 June 29 (Registration Deadline: … Continue reading

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In The Kitchen in Denver!

I’m at The Kitchen, 1560 Wazee St (on the corner of 16th and Wazee), in Denver, CO with BWAF Denver supporter and black woman artist Latasha Dunston of Jitterbug Art Studio. We’re here until 8pm and hoping to meet other … Continue reading

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