Rap Remix of Great Classics with Baba Brinkman

Rap artist Baba Brinkman performs great classics remixed, in his theater show Canterbury Tales Remixed. This weekend the show is in New York City, and it tours internationally. Whether experiencing the show as a purist or as a tourist, the performance rocks with vitality. The monologues begin with tales of the hero Gilgamesh from ancient … Continue reading Rap Remix of Great Classics with Baba Brinkman

Passion for Storytelling and Rap – The Canterbury Tales Remixed

Somewhere between the classics and rap, is Baba Brinkman’s raw performance art, “The Canterbury Tales Remixed”. Not your school days' version of Chaucer's verse and other epic tales, these new hip-hop rhymes changed the way I think about English literature. The show premiered in New York City at the Soho Playhouse. Now, Baba Brinkman is bringing The Canterbury Tales … Continue reading Passion for Storytelling and Rap – The Canterbury Tales Remixed