For Colored Girls At Proctors Theater
This up and coming Saturday, July 14th if you have never seen the movie or the play "For colored girls" you can do so this Saturday at Proctors Theater. Come out and enjoy a day of fun performances, music and shop with local vendors. Events will take place from 10 am until 6 pm.
The Colored girls play will be performed on the main stage at 3:30 pm. It consists of a series of poetic monologues to be accompanied by dance movements and music, a form Shange coined as the choreopoem. for colored girls... tells the stories of seven women who have suffered oppression in a racist and sexist society.
For colored girls... has been performed off-Broadway and on Broadway, and adapted as a book, a television film, and a theatrical; film The 1976 Broadway production was nominated for the Tony Awards for best play.