black do crack

Presented by Ground Floor Theatre at Ground Floor Theatre, Austin TX

Jun 20 - 30
black do crack

black do crack disspells the myth of the ‘strong black woman’

black do crack is an invitation to transform. It is an exploration of the mythology of the strong black woman. The mother who is not allowed to crack, but is dying under the pressure of that fiction. Drugs and food. Escaping. Stuck. Moving slow. Moving too fast. We wail. In secret. Hiding our discomposure. Black bends, and do crack.

Playing with language, song and movement, black do crack is an exploration of the curse and the blessing of being a strong Woman. What happens when the bough

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General Admission is $20 (or pay what you can*)

VIP available at $35 (reserved seats, a glass of bubbly, and the knowledge that you are helping others who cannot afford a full priced ticket)

If you would like to pay less than $5, please email


Thur 6/20 8pm

Friday 6/21 8pm

Saturday 6/22 8pm

Sunday 6/23 5pm

Wednesday 6/268pm (Industry Night… Pay what you can)

Thursday 6/27 8pm

Friday 6/28 8pm

Saturday 6/29 8pm

Sunday 6/30 5pm

Contact: 512-840-1804


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  • Jun 20, 2019 at 08:00 pm - 09:15 pm (Thu)
  • Jun 21, 2019 at 08:00 pm - 09:15 pm (Fri)
  • Jun 22, 2019 at 08:00 pm - 09:15 pm (Sat)
  • Jun 23, 2019 at 05:00 pm - 06:15 pm (Sun)
  • Jun 26, 2019 at 08:00 pm - 09:15 pm (Wed)
  • Jun 27, 2019 at 08:00 pm - 09:15 pm (Thu)
  • Jun 28, 2019 at 08:00 pm - 09:15 pm (Fri)
  • Jun 29, 2019 at 08:00 pm - 09:15 pm (Sat)
  • Jun 30, 2019 at 05:00 pm - 06:15 pm (Sun)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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Dates and Times

Thursday, Jun 20

8:00 pm at Ground Floor Theatre

Friday, Jun 21

8:00 pm at Ground Floor Theatre

Saturday, Jun 22

8:00 pm at Ground Floor Theatre

Sunday, Jun 23

5:00 pm at Ground Floor Theatre

Wednesday, Jun 26

8:00 pm at Ground Floor Theatre



The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.


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