Wednesday, March 18, 2015

In Full Color featuring Women of Color Monologues

On March 26,28, and 29, an adaptation of one of my poems, from my collection Chica!Go!: An Afro-Latina Punk Odyssey, will be featured in "In Full Color," a series of monologues written and/or performed by women of color.  Please come to one or all of the nights!  All the women involved are incredible and you will not be disappointed.

Here are the details:

Art House Productions presents
68 Productions'


"In Full Color" features 13 women of color sharing their stories in celebration of Women's History Month. From dealing with curly hair and men with "yellow fever" to being mistaken for a terrorist, these women give us a glimpse of what life is like in their skin.

Performers include Jennifer Cendaña Armas, Karen Eilbacher, Samille Ganges (reading a piece by Alicia Wright), Inés García, Yvonne Hernandez, Amanda Levie, Nicole Miranda (reading a piece by Grisel Y. Acosta), wendelin, Nerissa Tutiven, Shirin Terhune Vazir and director Summer Dawn Hortillosa, co-founder of 68 Productions.


Thursday, 3/26 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, 3/28 at 8 p.m.
Sunday, 3/29 at 3 p.m.

Art House Productions, 136 Magnolia Ave., Jersey City.
(Summit Avenue behind the Journal Square PATH) Wheelchair accessible. Limited free parking available.

Tickets $8 in advance, $10 at door.
A portion of the proceeds will be donated to WomenRising.