Sat
11

Defiance! A Multi-media Solo Performance

Saturday, November 11, 2017

7:30 PM-9:00 PM

Cost: Donation: $15 up Seniors $10 Students free w/ID

AS220
95 Empire St
Providence, RI

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Repeats every day on the 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 11 of November every Thursday and every Friday and every Saturday until Sat Nov 11 2017 .
Thu, 2017-11-02 19:30 - 21:00
Fri, 2017-11-03 19:30 - 21:00
Sat, 2017-11-04 19:30 - 21:00
Thu, 2017-11-09 19:30 - 21:00
Fri, 2017-11-10 19:30 - 21:00
Sat, 2017-11-11 19:30 - 21:00

Defiance! is a multi-media solo depicting Nancy Elizabeth Prophet, African American Narragansett-Pequot, 1st graduate of color from Rhode Island School of Design, 1918. Prophet welcomes you to her salon where she recounts from her notes, her struggles, success, excerpts of letters, diary, inspiration, passion, determination, and letters with her dear friend W.E.B. Du Bois, all this amidst images of her sculpture.

Defiance! is written and brilliantly portrayed by Sylvia Ann Soares, SAG-AFTRA, Actors Equity. An original member of Trinity Repertory, Sylvia Ann has performed in NY, LA, film, TV, in regional theatres and on national tours.