I am really excited to say that I’m working with allgo, in Austin, Texas…
A Reading ,Conversation and Workshop with Sharon Bridgforth
Sunday November 3, 2013
Picture Box Studio 701 Tillery St. Suite A-7 Austin, TX 78702
(down the side walk from allgo office)
Reading and Conversation 6:00-7:00pm
Bridgforth will read from her newest work titled,
Who Dat/Black Mermaid Man Lady.
delta dandi is published in solo black woman performance, Northwestern University Press (11/2013), Eds. E. Patrick Johnson and Ramon Rivera-Servera. Funded in part with a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Writings about delta dandi by scholar/artists Stephanie Batiste and Anita Gonzalez are included in this book, as well as work by Stacey Robinson, Misty DeBerry and many others. ORDER IT HERE.
I proud to say that I will be a guest in
Daniel Alexander Jones’s Flying Solo Class
Monday, 2:30PM 9/23/2013
at Fordham University, NYC
along with Chris Wells.
We will be discussing:
The Personal as Political & the Political as Personal.
Other guests this semester in Professor Jones’s Flying Solo Class are:
Kate Bornstein, Robbie McCauley, Jen Hofer, Pamela Sneed, Dawn Akemi Saito and Stacey Karen Robinson.
I am proud to announce that thanks to support from New Dramatists Creativity Fund, a Mellon Foundation funded program that allows current resident playwrights to explore work and process in creative ways and in the company of chosen collaborators…
I will be working on
The Adventures of HoneyPot and Dem
September 16-20, 2013 at New Dramatists (NYC)!!
I have the great fortune and Blessed pleasure of having
Daniel Alexander Jones and Kelly Sloan in the room/in the process/reading and responding and encouraging the development of the piece.
There will be an informal table reading of the work in progress
at New Dramatists
Friday September 20, 2013 3PM
Featuring: Daniel Alexander Jones and Kelly Sloan!!
To RSVP call (212) 757-6960
NOTE: Watch for HoneyPot and Dem in process in Austin, Texas featuring Sonja Parks, Florinda Bryant and Omi Osun Joni L. Jones in November 2013. Details sooncome.
COMING SOON The Adventures of HoneyPot and Dem EP (four track) audio recording!
I am extremely honored/and excited to say that I’ve been invited to read at the
San Francisco Jazz Poetry Festival April 6, 2014!!
Stay tuned HERE.
Please donate to the River See Fundraising Campaign on USA Projects
All events are free, open to the public and take place at:
George Houston Bass Performing Arts Space
155 Angell Street, Providence, RI.
For more contact: 401.863-3558 Africana_Studies AT brown dot edu
Thursday April 4, 4PM-5PM, Sharon Bridgforth
Conversations in Africana Theatre:Dynamic Innovators
This series also featured: Adrienne Kennedy, Laurie Carlos, Ntozake Shange and Robbie McCauley.
Friday April 5, 7PM dyke/warrior-prayers: redux
Written by Sharon Bridgforth
Directed by Constance Crawford
Music Director Clarice LaVerne Thompson
Additional performances 4/12 7PM and 4/13 2PM
Saturday April 6, 7PM
River See Experiment #16
Written & Conducted by Sharon Bridgforth
I am proud to say that thanks to Djola Branner, Dean of Interdisciplinary Arts, Associate Professor of Theatre, and Priscilla Page, Lecturer: Dramaturgy at UMass Amherst Theater, I am in Residence at HAMPSHIRE COLLEGE 3/2/13-3/7/13!
MOSAIC; Five College Multicultural Theatre Committee Presents:
A staged reading of blood pudding
Written/Directed by Sharon Bridgforth
Featuring: Djola Branner, Micaela Diaz-Sanchez, Bettina Judd, Nyx Ziehut, Jorrell Watkins and Maya Chakraeati.
Main Theatre, Emily Dickinson Hall.
Tuesday, March 5th, 2013. 8PM. Free.
More about blood pudding HERE.
delta dandi will be published in the upcoming Northwestern University Press anthology titled, Solo/Black/Woman, Eds. E. Patrick Johnson and Ramon Rivera-Servera. Funded in part with a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Included are writings about delta dandi by scholar/artists Stephanie Batiste and Anita Gonzalez, as well as work by Lenelle Moïse, Stacey Robinson, Misty DeBerry and many others.
Stay tuned for Solo/Black/Woman news HERE. More about delta dandi HERE.
Thanks to Jane Saks and The Ellen Stone Belic Institute For The Study Of Women & Gender In The Arts And Media
Dr. Omi Osun Joni L. Jones and I will be featured at
Fifty Shades of the Blues: Song, Soul, and Sexuality @
OUT at CHicago History Museum
January 31, 2013
Cocktails, appetizers, and live blues
Cost: $15, $10 members and students.
Katherine Davis and her trio will sing blues favorites!