black do crack

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

Feb 14
Mar 02
black do crack

Ground Floor Theatre presents the world premiere of black do crack, written and performed by Florinda Bryant

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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$20 Suggested

$35+ VIP- First choice seating + champagne pre-show reception


Contact: 512-840-1804


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  • Feb 22, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 23, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 24, 2019 at 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Feb 28, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Thu)
  • Mar 1, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Fri)
  • Mar 2, 2019 at 08:00 pm (Sat)

Additional time info:

VIP Pre-show reception 20 minutes before curtain

Sunday Matinees at 5PM

* 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

Friday, Feb 22

8:00 pm at Ground Floor Theatre

Saturday, Feb 23

8:00 pm at Ground Floor Theatre

Sunday, Feb 24

5:00 pm at Ground Floor Theatre

Thursday, Feb 28

8:00 pm at Ground Floor Theatre

Friday, Mar 1

8:00 pm at Ground Floor Theatre



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