Five Famous African-American Women
Date and Time:Monday, February 3, 2014 - 6:00pm–7:00pm
Description:Rose Productions presents Five Famous African-American Women, portrayed by Cynthia Maddox. Through story and song, meet Phillis Wheatley, Americas first Black poet. Relive the Boston Massacre through the eyes of Crispus Attucks wife. Join Sojourner Truth and Harriet Tubman as they look back over their lives. Rejoice with Gwendolyn Brooks, recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for poetry, and at one time, Illinois Poet Laureate.
Cynthia Maddox is a Chicago actress, director, vocalist, playwright and producer who has portrayed a wide range of African-American heroines.
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