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Michela Marino Lerman’s Love Movement

Max 100: A Celebration of Max Roach and Abbey Lincoln

July 27

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Photo by Martina DaSilva

Fisher Center, Spiegeltent,
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“A hurricane of rhythm.”—The Huffington Post

Based on Max Roach and Abbey Lincoln’s seminal album We Insist! Freedom Now Suite, Max 100 is a celebration of Max Roach on his 100th birthday and his collaboration with the incomparable Abbey Lincoln. Led by the “brilliant” (New York Times) Michela Marino Lerman, Michela’s Love Movement is an ensemble comprising some of the most creative, world-renowned tap dancers and musicians. Winner of the Hoofer and Flo-Bert Awards, Michela Marino Lerman is a globally sought-after tap dance artist, performer, choreographer, bandleader, educator, and all-around creative spirit, and the only female lifetime honorary member of the famed Copasetics.


Michela Marino Lerman tap/band leader
Orlando Hernández tap
Roxanne King tap
Russell Hall bass/music director
Charenee Wade vocals
Ebban Dorsey saxophone
Jeff “Tain” Watts drums
Miki Yamanaka piano




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