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Hear The Word!

HEAR WORD! Naija Woman Talk True

January 30, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:10 pm

$25 – $85

HEAR WORD! Naija Woman Talk True is inspired by multi-generational stories of inequality and transformation. Staged by director and writer Ifeoma Fafunwa, the show grapples with the issues affecting the lives of women across Nigeria, and the factors that limit their potential for independence, leadership, and meaningful contribution in society. Combining song and dance with intimate portraits of resilience and resistance, the show celebrates the women who have broken the culture of silence, challenged the status quo, and moved beyond barriers to achieve solutions.

The critically-acclaimed production of HEAR WORD! returns to the A.R.T. after its US premiere in a limited run last season.Featuring a cast of leading Nigerian actresses (Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, Joke Silva, Bimbo Akintola, Ufuoma McDermott, Elvina Ibru, Omonor, Zara Udofia-Ejoh, Rita Edward, Debbie Ohiri, and Odenike, as well as drummers Emeka Christian Anokwuru, Frank Ebisidor Asiyai, and Blessing Akpofure Idireri)

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January 30, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:10 pm
$25 – $85
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Loeb Drama Center
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Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 United States
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