UpRise! Productions and VORTEX Repertory Company
For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf
by Ntozake Shange
directed by Zell Miller, III
August 25 – September 10, 2011 8 pm Thursdays-Saturdays, 3 Weeks only!
Advance Reservations Recommended. Limited seating.Friday nights after the show: Talkback sessions with Zell!
VORTEX Repertory, 2307 Manor Rd. Austin (click for map) Free Parking. Bus Route.
The Butterfly Bar @ The VORTEX – 5pm – Midnight (beer, wine, savory snacks, and desserts)
Tickets: $30 - $10: $30-$25 Priority Seating, $20-$15 General Admission, $10 Starving Artists and Students
Thursdays 2-for-1 admission with donation of 2 non-perishable food items for SafePlace Pantry.
Available at www.vortexrep.org or call 512-478-5282.
UpRise! Productions and VORTEX Repertory Company present a vibrant new production of Ntozake Shange’s award-winning play, For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf , opening Thursday, August 25 at 8 pm. Talkback sessions with the director, Zell Miller, III, will be held on Friday nights after the show.
This salute to contemporary women warriors is a choreopoem that changed the face of American Theatre when it premiered in the 1970’s. It went onto inspire a new genre of theatre artist and later inspired a hit film (2010).
For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf is directed by award-winning theatre artist Zell Miller, III. Choreography by Ananda Mayi Moss and Sadé Jones.
The stellar cast features Whitney Weathersby, Sadé Jones, Chelsea Manasseri, Patricia Robinson, Ebony Stewart, Minerva Villa, and Chandra Washington.
For tickets and more information www.vortexrep.org