Spell #7 [cgfp]
The Black Rep of St. Louis Presents: Spell #7*
This striking choreo poem by the author of For Colored Girls, Ntozake Shange, is set in a bar in St. Louis frequented by Black artists and musicians, actors, and performers. In a series of dreamlike vignettes and poetic monologues, they commiserate about the difficulties they face as black artists. The piece is framed by the narrator, Lou, a magician who wants to use his magic to help the artist come to terms with their blackness and rejoice in their identities.
*This event is only open to Chancellor's Graduate Fellows
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