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A Conversation & Celebration with Playwright Jocelyn Bioh

May 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free

SpeakEasy Stage Company

in association with Hibernian Hall

presents a Conversation & Celebration with Playwright Jocelyn Bioh

WHEN: Tuesday, May 7

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

WHERE: Hibernian Hall

(184 Dudley Street, Roxbury)

You are invited to a conversation and celebration with playwright Jocelyn Bioh, author of the acclaimed comedy School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play. Karen Ward Holmes of WCVB will sit down with Ms. Bioh and director, Summer L. Williams to discuss the origins of the play, which is set in Ghana in 1986, the societal pressures of beauty, and the growing representation of black females in popular culture. The discussion will include a short scene from the play and a Q&A. There will be a reception with refreshments and soft drinks to follow. Join us for this FREE event!

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Date:
May 7, 2019
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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SpeakEasy Stage Company
Phone:
617-482-3279
Email:
info@speakeasystage.com
Website:
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