Performance

Music

Baba Brinkman?s Rap Guide to Climate Chaos

February 3, 2017 8:00 PM

Fringe First Award Winner Baba Brinkman is the?world?s first and only ?peer reviewed rapper,? bringing science to the masses with his unique?brand of hip-hop comedy theatrics. In Rap Guide to?Climate Chaos, Brinkman breaks down the politics,?economics, and science of global warming, following?its surprising twists from the carbon cycle to the?energy economy.

A trailblazer in the genre of ?lit-hop??he has?created hip-hop adaptations of The Canterbury?Tales, Beowulf, and Gilgamesh?Brinkman is also an?award-winning playwright, a former tree-planter who?has personally planted more than one million trees,?and a Friend of Darwin Award winner (for his efforts?to improve the public understanding of evolutionary?biology) who has opened for Stephen Hawking.

'62 Center for Theatre and Dance
1000 Main Street
Williamstown, MA 01267
$10 / $3 students