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ESSENCE Center Stage

July 1, 2022 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM CDT

ESSENCE Studios Center Stage™ will bring you the ultimate entertainment experience with world premiere first looks, emerging artist, creators, film cast and crew Q&A’s, and talent meet & greets from your favorite entertainers.

Event lineup

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Rocsi Diaz

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Kevonna Rose

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Justin Garner

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The Shindellas
Musical Band

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Keke Palmer

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Warren Easton Marching Band

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Candace Nicholas-Lippman
Actress/Spoken Word Poet

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Efa Iwara
Actor & Rapper

Event schedule

July 1, 2022 11:05 AM

Warren Eastern Charter High School Marching Band

July 1, 2022 11:20 AM

ShySpeaks: Music Performance

July 1, 2022 11:35 AM

Conversation with Nollywood

July 1, 2022 11:50 AM

Walt Disney World: Disney The Power of Joy: What’s Next, Yvette Nicole Brown

July 1, 2022 12:05 PM

Mikee Roxx: Music Performance

July 1, 2022 12:25 PM

Conversation with WRLDNVSN

July 1, 2022 12:40 PM

Nkiruka African Dance Troupe: Dance Performance

July 1, 2022 12:55 PM

Candace Nicholas-Lippman: Spoken Word

July 1, 2022 1:05 PM

Kevonna Rose

July 1, 2022 1:22 PM

Justin Garner

July 1, 2022 1:40 PM

Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur

July 1, 2022 1:55 PM

Conversation with Kes The Band

July 1, 2022 2:10 PM

ESPN+ Why Not Us: Southern Dance

July 1, 2022 2:30 PM

Tiana Reimagined

July 1, 2022 3:00 PM

Indica: Music Performance

July 1, 2022 3:15 PM

Allay Earheart: Music Performance

July 1, 2022 3:30 PM

Ignatious: Music Performance

July 1, 2022 3:45 PM

The Shindellas | Music Performance

July 1, 2022 4:00 PM

An Out of This World Conversation with Keke Palmer from Disney and Pixar’s “Lightyear,” Keke Palmer, Marsai Martin

July 1, 2022 4:15 PM

Disney & ABC New Entertainment: Tamron Hall Show

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