421 Lake St
Lumpy Grits: A Literary and Lyrical Mix will be having a stage reading for Black Girl along with other Cinderella stories that have been adapted for the stage.
The Talking Eggs & Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters
(This is intended for Mature Audiences)
“Black Girl” (early 1970s)- written by J.E Franklin
ABOUT BLACK GIRL
Billie Jean is trapped in a life that leads nowhere with
two envious and toxic sisters.
Her mother lacks affection and shows love towards her “foster daughters”.
Billie Jean ultimate dream is to become a ballet dancer
but she has to fight multiple prejudices to keep her identity.
With the help of her grandmother, Billie establishes some
connection with her mother and continues to pursue her dreams.