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Queens Girl in the World: In Community

Queens Girl in the World: In Community

In partnership with The Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture, Everyman Theatre presents a special "In Community" performance of the first act of Queens Girl in the World by Caleen Sinnette Jennings. Special Evening Access to the Museum (5:30pm-7pm)

Meet Jacqueline Marie Butler. A bright-eyed, brown-skinned young girl, whose sudden transfer from a protective, middle-class late-1950s upbringing in Queens to a progressive, predominantly-Jewish private school in Greenwich Village, challenges her sense of self. Lively and poignant, Queens Girl in the World tags along for a young woman’s journey of self-discovery, at the onset of Civil Rights-era social change. A one-woman powerhouse of a show, attendees witness a stripped down, raw, and intimate presentation of this unique tale.

After the first act, join us for Curated Thoughts. This essential conversation features the playwright and Baltimore-based women that can speak to the realities of this powerful story.

Light nosh and refreshments provided by Avenue Kitchen & Bar https://www.jdprestaurants.com/avenue-kitchen--bar.html

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Thursday, June 6, 2019, 5:30 AM – 9:00 PM
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Subscribers/Members: $12.00
Community Cost: $15 online tickets, $20 @ the Door

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