‘Ain’t I A Woman’ Playfest

The playfest “Ain’t I a Woman” has women of color in front of and behind the scenes, including playwrights, directors and actors. The seven short plays include “Silent Night,” written and directed by Haydee Canovas; “Emily” by Cayenne Douglass and directed by Kathi E.B. Ellis; and “The Devil Eats Oreos” by Sharai Bohannon and directed by Takayla Williams Jackson. They will be performed on July 27-28 at 7:30 p.m. and on July 29 at 4 p.m.

FRIDAY, JULY 27-29

Russell Theatre
Times vary | Free
515 S. 18th St.
http://aintiwomanfest.com

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‘Ain’t I A Woman’ Playfest

Jo Anne Triplett is the contributing visual arts editor at LEO Weekly. She’s a past member of the Mayor’s Advisory Committee on Public Art, was the content advisor on the Glassworks Building video, and has written for Louisville Magazine, Kentucky Homes and Gardens and the national publication Glass Craftsman. Jo Anne came to Louisville from Washington, D.C. where she worked as a researcher and writer for the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

 

 

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