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NEXT AT THE KENNEDY CENTER, a new primetime series from The Kennedy Center and PBS spotlights cultural leaders from the worlds of hip hop, jazz, folk, comedy, modern dance, and more. Captured to match the unique style of the artists, each episode weaves together performances filmed live at the Center with intimate off-stage moments to contextualize their significance and impact. Reflecting the diversity of today’s performing arts in America and featuring a dynamic mix of rising stars and renowned artists, the series explores the enduring influence of artistic changemakers such as The Roots, Charles Mingus and Joni Mitchell, through the eyes of the artists they helped inspire.
NEXT AT THE KENNEDY CENTER "The Roots Residency" full-length program. Premieres Friday, January 27, 2023, 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET.Watch
Hip Hop legends The Roots perform and reach beyond the stage to mentor, inspire and learn.
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 PM