Press Release Forum [pressreleaseforum.com] Forum Index

Press Release Forum [pressreleaseforum.com]
Free Press Release Distribution

A site of EPR Network

 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

Real Time Press Release Distribution is here. Try it out, it's free!

 

"Daughter of the Struggle" featuring Ayanna Gregor

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    Press Release Forum [pressreleaseforum.com] Forum Index -> General Press Releases
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
EPR Network
Site Admin


Joined: 31 Jan 2006
Posts: 32038

PostPosted: Mon Aug 19, 2013 1:55 pm    Post subject: "Daughter of the Struggle" featuring Ayanna Gregor Reply with quote

"Daughter of the Struggle" featuring Ayanna Gregory
with Special Guest: Comedian and Civil Rights Activist, . Gregory
Presented by Politics Unusual at Atlas Performance Arts Center
Released on: August 19, 2013, 1:24 pm
Author: Michele Townes
Industry: Entertainment
One Night Only! Friday, August 23, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.
WASHINGTON, DC, August 19, 2013, 1:24 pm -- /EPR NETWORK/ -- Atlas Performing Arts Center is pleased to announce a special performance of living history by Ayanna Gregory, daughter of civil rights activist, . Gregory. Hailed as a “perfect alignment of social consciousness and entertainment” by the Examiner.com, this one-woman show will take audiences on an intimate journey through the personal sacrifices of the Gregory family and the families of other freedom fighters.

Showing on the eve of the celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington, Ayanna's poignant stories and captivating songs will transport viewers to the life of a little girl finding her true purpose amidst death threats, social change, and above all the love of her father. She said “My father reminded me that Martin (Luther King, Jr.) and Malcolm X never got the chance to hear their children talk about them, and It is so important to do this so people would know the kind of phenomenon that he really is. I want the world to really know . Gregory.” An intimate Q&A sessionwith the living legend, . Gregory and Ayanna Gregory, will follow the performance.

“Daughter of the Struggle” has been moving audiences since January 2011 and the special performance for this historic weekend will be presented by Politics Unusual, the premier Washington DC "edutainment" company specializing in artistic, socially conscious event production and digital storytelling.
For press passes contact, Michele Townes at michele.townes@gmail.com

About Ayanna Gregory
For this singer, dramatist, educator and activist, music and art are more than entertainment; they are her mission. While growing up as the daughter of celebrated Comedian and Human Rights Activist . Gregory, she was blessed with the opportunity to interact with such mega talents as Bob Marley, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, and Michael Jackson. But the glamour of the entertainment world isn't what resonated most with her. Raised with a deep awareness and concern for Human Rights, Ayanna's musical roots are steeped in the struggle of the “Freedom Movement”. Her newest creation is the powerful One Woman Show, “Daughter of the Struggle”, which recreates Ayanna's beautiful and inspiring journey as the daughter of a freedom fighter. Learn more at www.ayannagregory.com.



About Politics Unusual
Politics Unusual was established in 2013 as the premier Washington DC "edutainment" company specializing in artistic, socially conscious event production and digital storytelling. They combine education, performance art, and political awareness to give people the tools, motivation, and support needed to take action. Their mission is to create opportunities for all to learn about social and political issues of the day in a format that is engaging, accessible, and most of all, action inspiring.

EVENT INFORMATION


Ticket Prices:
Regular: $25 in advance $30 at the door
Groups: Group of 10 or more receive 10% discount
When: Friday August 23, 2013
Showtime 7:30pm
Where: Atlas Performance Arts Center
1333 H Street, NE,
Washington, DC 20002
Box office: 202.399.7993

To purchase tickets visit:
http://atlasarts.org/events/2011/07/politics-unusual-presents-daughter-of-the-struggle/
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    Press Release Forum [pressreleaseforum.com] Forum Index -> General Press Releases All times are GMT - 4 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum

Submit Press Release (Free)Submit Press Release