A JOURNEY - Musical One-Woman Show

A JOURNEY - Musical One-Woman Show

Thu · May 30, 2019

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm

$20.00 - $30.00

A JOURNEY - Musical One-Woman Show
A JOURNEY - Musical One-Woman Show
A WESTPORT HISTORICAL SOCIETY & FREEMAN CENTER FUNDRAISER FOR THE MARY & ELIZA FREEMAN CENTER FOR HISTORY AND COMMUNITY

PATRON RECEPTION: 6PM - 7PM
Doors Open at 7pm

“A JOURNEY: Musical One-Woman Show” is an intricate look at the Black experience told through the eyes of the Black woman and performed by one woman, professional actress and singer Kimberly Wilson. Westport resident, Ms. Wilson skillfully tells of the struggles and influence of Black womanhood with strength, dignity and pride and in perfect lockstep with the history of the United States.

The Show brings to life 8 historical African-American women, including Harriet Tubman, Sojourner Truth, Rosa Parks, Maya Angelou, African Queen, a Slave girl and introducing - Bridgeport’s own Freeman Sisters, whose historic 1848 homes still bear witness to the storied, free, Black and Paugussett settlement, Little Liberia (circa 1822).
Venue Information:
Bijou Theatre
275 Fairfield Ave
Bridgeport, CT, 06605
https://www.BijouTheatreCT.com