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Feb 20, 2024 @ 8pm
In the spirit of Broadway's Black Out Nights, we welcome Black-identifying audiences and their allies to experience this powerful Black drama alongside passionate community partners in a celebratory environment. This performance is not part of any subscription package and 100% of ticket proceeds will benefit our partner organizations. And we're having a party!
Performance of Black Cypress Bayou
After Party with Desserts & Open BarDJ Wolvie Spins
100% of ticket proceeds from Black Partners Appreciation Night on February 20, 2024 will benefit five community partners: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, BlackNLA, California Black Women's Health Project, Maroon Arts & Culture, and Voices Beyond Assault. When selecting your seats, you may choose to benefit a single organization, or select "Share With All" to have ticket proceeds shared equally among all organizations.
Click on a partner organization below to learn more about their missions and for offers to benefit their organizations via other performances of Black Cypress Bayou.
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EXCLUSIVE HOSPITALITY SPONSOR
From January 15, 2024 (in honor of MLK Jr. Day) through June 19, 2024 (in honor of Juneteenth), Uncle Nearest is partnering with bars, restaurants, retailers, e-Commerce partners, and our Uncle Nearest #WhiskeyFamily to raise up to $1.4 Million for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in order to provide one full in-state tuition scholarship to each of the accredited schools.
DJ Wolvie will be spinning funk, hip hop, house, soul, and much more during the post-show party.
WORLD PREMIEREAUDREY SKIRBALL KENIS THEATER
Written by Kristen Adele CalhounDirected by Tiffany Nichole GreeneFeaturing Amber Chardae Robinson, Brandee Evans, Angela Lewis & Kimberly ScottOn a hot summer night in Texas, Vernita Manifold summons her two daughters down to the bayou with a secret too big to keep. The richest, meanest man in town is dead, and the Manifold women know more than they’re saying. As secrets begin to surface, the bonds between the women, their town, and the legacy of their ancestors all come to a head. Black Cypress Bayou is a hilarious, suspenseful world premiere about loyalty, healing, and comeuppance.Recipient of the Edgerton Foundation New Play Award. Major support for this world premiere production provided by the Edgerton Foundation New Play Production Fund. This production is made possible, in part, by support from Cast Iron Entertainment.
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