Village Theater Must-See Performance Header Get Your Tickets Today!

Canton To Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with Special Event at The Village Theater at Cherry Hill

Shaune Boothe Photo

See the Featured Artist and Creator of
‘The Unauthorized Biography Series’

Shaun Boothe in Action in This
Promotional Youtube Video!

Showtime: Monday, January 20 at 7 p.m.

Performance includes content about cultural icons such as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Bob Marley, Muhammad Ali, Oprah Winfrey and many more!

Canton Township will celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a civil rights inspired concert by award-winning hip hop artist Shaun Boothe on the Main Stage at The Village Theater at Cherry Hill in Canton, MI on Monday, January 20, 2020, at 7:00 p.m.  
‘The Unauthorized Biography Series’ is a musical project that celebrates the world’s greatest cultural icons through biographical hip hop songs. Each chapter in the series captures the legacy of a positive and influential iconic figure in a documentary-style music video.  Icons featured in the series include Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Bob Marley, Muhammad Ali, Malala Yousafzai, Terry Fox, Oprah Winfrey, Barack Obama and more.

Shaun Booth Unauthorized Biography Series Photo

Featured Artist:  Shaun Boothe

Shaun Boothe is an award-winning hip-hop recording artist, TEDx speaker and creator of ‘The Unauthorized Biography Series’.   After spending 10+ years in the music industry, Boothe’s path has shifted to now focus on educating the next generation as an inspirational speaker and performing artist.
Boothe combines his passion for speaking with the Unauthorized Biography Series as a powerful tool to both entertain and inspire others to achieve their own greatness.  “The power of hip hop is in the stories we choose to tell,” stated performance artist Shaun Boothe.  “Our stories can either build us up or break us down.” 

Event Tickets:  

Tickets for this event are $15 each and can be purchased online or by calling the Village Theater Box Office Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 734/394-5300. Any remaining tickets will also be available for purchase at the box office one hour prior to show time.  

Support Provided By: 

This engagement and additional youth community hip hop workshops for Canton’s Youth Connection (CYC) and Building Leaders Out of Canton’s Kids (B.L.O.C.K.) are supported by a grant from the Arts Midwest Touring Fund, a program of Arts Midwest that is funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, with additional contributions from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the Crane Group.  This annual event is presented by the Canton Commission for Culture, Arts and Heritage, members of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Sub-Committee, and Canton Township.
Canton Commission for Culture, Arts and Heritage Logo
Canton Township Logo
National Endowment for the Arts Logo

The Village Theater at Cherry Hill is a regional center for the arts that offers the magic of live theatre, soul-stirring music, the thrill of dance, and the enjoyment of fine art exhibitions and events, in addition to providing a home for several cultural organizations and community groups.  Get Your Tickets Today!

The Village Theater Logo

50400 Cherry Hill Road, Canton, MI  48187 

Powered by
CivicSend - A product of CivicPlus