Additional Programming

Southern Writers Onstage

CENCIA, Southern Writers On Stage

Jordan Is So Chilly: An Encounter with Lillian Smith

Tuesday, February 24, 12 p.m.

The Balzer Theater at Herren’s, 84 Luckie Street

Lillian Smith: Georgia civil rights activist, humanitarian, and author. Award-winning Atlanta actress Brenda Bynum performs Jordan Is So Chilly: An Encounter with Lillian Smith, her original adaptation of Smith’s writings and interviews.

Photo of Lillian Smith by C. M. Stieglitz.

 

 

CENCIA, Southern Writers On Stage

Zora Neale Hurston & Alice Walker: A Literary Kinship

Tuesday, March 31, 12 p.m.

The Balzer Theater at Herren’s, 84 Luckie Street

Valerie Boyd, author of Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston and editor of the forthcoming Gathering Blossoms Under Fire: The Journals of Alice Walker, tells the stories of Hurston’s masterpiece Their Eyes Were Watching God and of Walker’s resurrection of Hurston and her work. Through these stories, Boyd explores the linked literary legacies of these two writers and the commingling of their spirits.

Photo of Valerie Boyd by Jason Thrasher.

 

CENCIA, Southern Writers On Stage

Eudora Welty: A Life in Letters

Tuesday, April 14, 12 p.m.

The Balzer Theater at Herren’s, 84 Luckie Street

The life of author Eudora Welty told through a reading of selected letters revealing Welty’s humor, daring, passion, and talent. Presented by noted Welty scholar Pearl McHaney.

Photo of Eudora Welty by Hubert Creekmore.

All performances FREE and open to the public!

For parking information and directions to the Balzer Theater at Herren’s, visit www.theatricaloutfit.org/maps-and-parking.

 

 

  

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Performances:
May 15 at 8:00pm 
May 16 at 3:00pm and 8:00pm 
May 17 at 3:00pm and 8:00pm

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FULL RADIUS DANCE
Modern Atlanta Dance Festival
May 18-23 2015