Wednesday, March 2, 7pm – $10 Admission -Theater
In the Future a Woman Shines Bright – a theater presentation on Frances Ellen Watkins Harper featuring Sekai, written by Stephen C. Satell.
A one person production on Frances Ellen Watkins Harper, the best known African American poet and novelist of the nineteenth century, who lived at 10th and Bainbridge Streets. Excerpts from this play were presented during our A Brighter Coming Day: Rediscovering Frances Ellen Watkins Harper program last month. Portraying Harper is Sekai, who began acting at Freedom Theater and has performed at Walnut Street Theater, The Adrienne Theater and at the Black Theater Festival.