Triumph! (Los Angeles)



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Sun Nov 01, 3:00pm
Sun Nov 08, 3:00pm

This is a series of two virtual (online) shows. Your ticket gains admission to both events. Hosted by James Reynolds and Lissa Reynolds.

Performers include:

November 1 at 3:00 p.m. PST
Mzuri Moyo Aimbaye in The Fannie Lou Hamer Story. This excerpt celebrates the historical Fannie Lou Hamer, fierce Mississippi Voters Rights advocate who fought tirelessly for Voter Rights in the state of Mississippi during the Civil Rights Movement in the 60s. Ms. Aimbaye will also perform musical numbers and answer questions about and discuss voting issues.

November 8 AT 3:00 P.M. PST
Lynne Jassem in Tapping My Way to the Nuthouse. Told from a child’s voice through spoken word, mime and dance, one woman takes us on a journey of her coming out and the pressures of being a young performer with an overbearing stage mother..

Juli Kim in Abandon. In this Korean dance piece, a woman abandons both beauty and docility in favor of inner strength and beauty.

Sergia Starr in I Didn’t Cry, An excerpt from a personal story of the loss of a sister who experienced domestic violence and ultimately contracted HIV/AIDS from her husband.

Sharon Nyree Williams in Dare to Claim the Sky. An honest and unfiltered spoken word journey of a woman who addresses social justice, depression, resilience and being Black in America.

Presented in part with support from the City of West Hollywood's Arts Division.