Short Plays to Nourish the Mind and Soul
The dramatic reading series awarded STAR Participant 2015 by WNYC/ WQXR
continues to bring dynamic, contemporary plays to the theatre loving community.
We continue our FIFTH season on location at the George Bruce Library
518 West 125th th Street New York, NY 10027
HAPPY NEW YEAR! Thank you for the love. We love you back.
Please join us for an unusual Women’s History Month event on March 21, 2020. Book signing and sale of ARTICULATION: Short Plays to Nourish the Mind & Soul, follows the play readings.
Articulation is now available for sale at Sister’s Uptown Bookstore. This amazing bookstore and cultural center has been supporting our community with wonderful books, uplighting literacy experiences, and culturally responsive events for twenty years. Let’s support this independent bookstore. It is a priceless gem.
Join us for an afternoon of fun as we listen to excerpts from Back, Belly & Side, read by the author Celeste Riata Baker. For Black History Month, we celebrate the glorious presence of Africans in the Caribbean. You’ll take a trip to the islands without leaving New York. While you listen to beautifully crafted […]
Please join us for a book launch and signing at the Signature Bookstore. Drop by and enjoy the fun. Signature Bookstore The Pershing Square Signature Center 480 West 42nd Street New York, New York 10036 Already have a book? Consider purchasing and donating a book to a woman with life insecurity.
Join us for a lively event of play readings, music, and celebration of the publication of Articulation. Book sale and book signing follow the performance. Be in the room for the experience and the conversation bringing in the New Year with inspiration. Sisters Uptown Bookstore 1942 Amsterdam Avenue NYC 10032 Friday, January 17, 2020 from […]
What are critics saying about ARTICULATION? Cesi Davidson’s short plays are swift but indelible, both light and enlightening, their profound human truths conveyed with power and originality. Each piece assembles an intriguing, often whimsical or fantastic cast of characters (a young man and his dream mothers, two guardians standing watch on a pregnant woman’s belly, […]
Johndca Spencer opens our season with her heartfelt spoken word artistry. This event, “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, takes us into her experiences with family violence. She’ll bring us into a world where love and violence reside together. Yet, she’ll leave us with dreams, hope, and a belief that supportive, respectful family life can exist.
We celebrate the close of our fourth season with a special revisit to a new play that provides a different glimpse into the life of Sojourner Truth. TREE provides a playful and inspiring view of Sojourner as her younger self, Isabella Baumfree. We dive into our exploration with jazz music and contemporary movement. We reach […]
Billy Duffy is a trombonist/educator/composer born and raised in New York City. He is a recent graduate of The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music. Billy has performed at venues such at Carnegie Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center, the Apollo Theater, and many more. Billy is also a private music instructor and has been […]
SPOKEN WORD IN REAL LIFE Featuring the poetry of Johndca Spencer. Feel the Word. Feel Inspired. Feel Joyous. Spend an hour of your afternoon during this Holy season with us. Become Spencered and moved by the soulful music of Billy Duffy. 4/20/2019 4-5 PM Free Admission Limited Seating