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for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf

Date/Time

Sep 20, 2018 to Oct 14, 2018
07:30 PM until 09:30 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Description

By Ntozake Shange

Directed by Sarah Bellamy and Lou Bellamy

Choreography by Ananya Chatterjea

This 1974 classic which Ntozake Shange called a choreopoem, was conceived just two years before Penumbra Theatre was born. From its humble creation to critical acclaim on Broadway, the Obie Award-winning play has excited, inspired, and transformed audiences across the country. Shange’s fearless prose vividly paints intimate portraits of the pain and jubilation that women of color experience from girlhood throughout life. Shange was groundbreaking in her efforts to shatter the silence that protected abusers of women. for colored girls is a brave reckoning, a celebration, a healing ceremony, and perhaps most profoundly, an example of the awesome power a chorus of women’s voices can have.

 

Cost

Adult $40; Senior 62+ with ID $20; Student with ID $15

Location

View map Penumbra Theatre
270 N Kent St.
St. Paul, MN

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