Float Like a Butterfly and From Birmingham to Broadway

Float Like a Butterfly & From Birmingham to Broadway

Float Like a Butterfly

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe, Sarasota, FL

An homage to heavyweight boxer Muhammad Ali, who took a stand against injustice. As an American icon, he proved he could “float like a butterfly, sting like a bee” – far beyond the boxing ring. Written by Michael Jacobs. Directed by Nate Jacobs. Performed by Darius Autry. (Larry Leon Hamlin Solo Performance Series, General Audience)

This performance is double billed with From Birmingham to Broadway.

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From Birmingham to Broadway

Auntie Pat Productions, New York, NY

A snapshot of Nell Carter’s career, demonstrating the determination this nontraditional Black woman possessed despite the odds against her. Faced with early tragedy, Carter’s refusal to give up on her dreams and her buoyant, larger-than-life onstage persona have left a lasting legacy. Written and performed by Tarra Conner Jones. Directed by Nate Jacobs. (Larry Leon Hamlin Solo Performance Series, General Audience)

This performance is double billed with Float Like a Butterfly. 

“Jones captures the oversized talent, physically and emotionally, along with that big, wide-ranging voice and personality that made Carter a star.” Sarasota Herald-Tribune

“A powerhouse vocalist.” Sarasota Magazine

Tuesday, July 30, 2:00pm, $45
Tuesday, July 30, 8:00pm, $45
Wednesday, July 31, 2:00pm, $45
Wednesday, July 31, 8:00pm, $45

Date

Jul 30 - 31 2024

Cost

$45.00

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Location

Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts—Reynolds Place Theatre
251 N. Spruce Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
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