The Soul of a Black Woman – the Play
By: OLD DILLARD FOUNDATION
The Soul of Consciousness known as Vashti the main character is the protagonist of the play 'Soul of a Black Woman'. She presents herself to us as we embark on a journey to explore her existence and her innermost thoughts. Through this play, we get an insight into how she views and judges her friends, only for her to come to terms with the fact that she does not really know their true character. As we follow her struggles, we witness how she learns from them and ultimately finds peace within herself.
There is an ever-present contrast of opinions as to the actual Soul of a Woman, as the play observes several Barbershop Scenes, and witnesses the conversations of men about women, and how they view the confusing epilogue betrayed by women.......from their perspective.
As a student of Vinette Carrol, Melvin has taken a page out of his mentor's book and applied it to the script where it will come to life on stage and will have the audience captivated and wanting the story to continue.
Come and explore this journey with Vashti the Soul of Consciousness for yourself. The play takes place with 3 show times on May 26th at 7pm, May 27th 3pm and 7pm at the African American Research Library and Cultural Center, 2650 NW Sistrunk Blvd Fort Lauderdale, Fl. Tickets are $50.00 for VIP and $25.00 for General Seating. To purchase your tickets just visit the Old Dillard Foundation website at http://www.olddillardfoundation.org/
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