Aint I a Woman
Date: Tues 2/18
Location: Davis Auditorium
Time: 2:00 p.m.
A chamber music theatre work for actress and trio (cello, piano & percussion) celebrating the lives and times of four significant African American Women: ex-slave and fiery abolitionist Sojourner Truth, renowned novelist and anthropologist Zora Neale Hurston, exuberant folk artist Hunter and fervent civil rights worker Fannie Lou Hamer. (Sponsored by the WCC Humanities Institute)
Since 1993, Core Ensemble productions have toured nationally to every region of the United States and internationally to England, Russia, the Ukraine, Australia and the British Virgin Islands. The Ensemble has been the recipient of numerous awards and honors, including the Eugene McDermott Award for Excellence in the Arts (MIT) and has received support from the State of Florida Department of Cultural Affairs, the National Endowment for the Arts, among others.