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  For Colored Girls... at Penumbra Theatre

For Colored Girls...

Penumbra Theatre
270 N. Kent St St. Paul

This 1974 classic which called a choreopoem, was conceived just two years before Penumbra Theatre was born. From its humble creation in 1974 to critical acclaim on Broadway, Ntozake Shange's Obie Award-winning choreopoem has excited, inspired and transformed audiences across the country. The literary luminary's fearless prose vividly paints intimate portraits of the pain and jubilation that women of color experience from girlhood throughout life. Shange was groundbreaking in her efforts to shatter the silence that protected abusers of women. For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf is a brave reckoning, a celebration, a healing ceremony and, perhaps most profoundly, an example of the awesome power a chorus of women's voices can have. Watch dance, music and poetic monologues combine at St. Paul's Penumbra Theatre.

Thru - Oct 14, 2018

Fri, Sep 21: 7:30pm
Sat, Sep 22: 2:00pm & 7:30pm
Sun, Sep 23: 2:00pm
Wed, Sep 26: 10:00am & 7:30pm
Thu, Sep 27: 7:30pm
Fri, Sep 28: 7:30pm
Sat, Sep 29: 2:00pm & 7:30pm
Sun, Sep 30: 2:00pm
Wed, Oct 3: 10:00am & 7:30pm
Thu, Oct 4: 7:30pm
Fri, Oct 5: 7:30pm
Sat, Oct 6: 2:00pm & 7:30pm
Sun, Oct 7: 2:00pm
Wed, Oct 10: 10:00am & 7:30pm
Thu, Oct 11: 7:30pm
Fri, Oct 12: 7:30pm
Sat, Oct 13: 2:00pm & 7:30pm
Sun, Oct 14: 2:00pm


Box Office: 651-224-3180

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