Fri., Sept. 6, 7 pm • Dakota Jazz Club & Restaurant, 1010 Nicollet Mall, Mpls., 612-332-1010 or www.dakotacooks.com • With a distinctive “Afropean” sound and irresistible grooves,
Les Nubians have spent the last decade becoming the most popular French-speaking act in the U.S.
Thurs., Sept. 12, 10 pm • Icehouse, 2528 Nicollet Ave. S., Mpls., 612-276-6523 or www.icehousempls.com • Acclaimed poet, musician
and actor Saul Williams will be performing his blend of poetry and alternative hip hop
Fri., Sept. 13, 7 pm • Intermedia Arts, 2822 Lyndale Ave. S., Mpls., 612-871-4444 or www.intermediaarts.org • Spoken Word,
live interactive video, electronic and hip hop music performance, poetry and alternative hip hop.
Sat., Sept. 14, 6 pm • Capri Theater, 2027 W. Broadway Ave., Mpls., 612-643-2000 or www.thecapritheater.org • Qe’ Bella hosts a fashion show/benefit
to raise funds for youth who come from low-income families to continue to learning the art of fashion for free in North Mpls. • Qe’ Bella designer, Keiona Cook is a former graduate of North High School who came back to the community to give back.