The Women of Plums
Presented by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities
February 16, 2017 at The Lincoln Theater at 7PM
“The Women of Plums” is the theatrical adaptation of the award-winning book by DC Poet Laureate Dolores Kendrick, featuring poems written in the voices of slave women who relate lives of appalling deprivation in lyrical monologues.
About the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities:
The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities provides grants, professional opportunities, education enrichment, and other programs and services to individuals and nonprofit organizations in all communities within the District of Columbia. The Arts Commission is supported primarily by District government funds and in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.
Executive Director: Arthur Espinoza, Jr.
Commissioners: Kay Kendall, Chair | Kim Greenfield Alfonso | Stacie Lee Banks
Susan Clampitt | Edmund C. Fleet | Antoinette Ford | Rhona Wolfe Friedman
Alma H. Gates | Darrin L. Glymph | Barbara J. Jones | MaryAnn Miller | Elvi Moore
Maria Hall Rooney | José Alberto Uclés | Gretchen B. Wharton | C. Brian Williams