Felon: An American Washi Tale at Prince George’s Community College, Oct 5

Felon: An American Washi Tale at Prince George’s Community College, Oct 5

Prince George’s Community College presents:
Felon: An American Washi Tale

Wednesday, October 5, 2022 at 3pm

Location: Prince George’s Community College, In Person.

Center for Performing Arts, 301 Largo Road Largo, MD 20774

A solo performance that begins with the pages of a book being slid into a cell, traverses stoves made of toilet paper, kites from a father, handwritten affidavits, legal complaints, handmade paper, certificates of pardon, an a 1,000 squares fashioned from the clothing of men serving life sentences.

Join us in welcoming back to PGCC distinguished alumni Reginald Dwayne Betts. Dwayne is the founder and director of the Freedom Reads, a first-of-its-kind organization that empowers people through literature to confront what prison does to the spirit. A poet and lawyer, he is the author of four books. A 2021 MacArthur Fellow, his latest collection of poetry, Felon, was awarded the American Book Award and an NAACP Image Award.

This is event is free but you must RSVP to attend. Use the link below to RSVP for the event.

Book signing will take place promptly after the performance. Books are currently for sale in the College Bookstore. Only registered guests can attend.

Tickets: free, registration required. here.

Stage Makeup Workshop at the Publick Playhouse, Oct 4-25

Stage Makeup Workshop at the Publick Playhouse, Oct 4-25

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse presents:
Stage Makeup Workshop

Tuesdays, Oct 4 -25, 2022, 7pm

Prince George’s Publick Playhouse.

Explore the art of stage makeup in this beginners workshop. Using a colorful palette and brush, learn how to transform your face into characters from your imagination. The sky’s the limit! Ages 13 & up.

$5/person/night. Click here.

Milolaa presents Ife at the Bowie CPA, Oct 2

Milolaa presents Ife at the Bowie CPA, Oct 2

Milolaa Productions Presents:
Ife (Love)

Sunday, October 2, 2022 at 2:30pm

Location: Bowie Center for the Performing Arts.

Olanma must make a choice: stay in Abom and mourn her dead husband or travel to Iyaniwura village, a land that holds great mysteries. The selfless sacrifice of her heart holds the power to alter her destiny forever. However, she must choose wisely.

Tickets: $30 in advance, $40 at the door. Click here.

Mount Rainier’s Got Talent at Joe’s Movement Emporium, Sep 30

Mount Rainier’s Got Talent at Joe’s Movement Emporium, Sep 30

Mount Rainier’s Got Talent

Saturday, September 30, 2022 at 7 pm

Location: Joe’s Movement Emporium.

Joe’s Movement and PGCMLS Present: Mount Rainier’s Got Talent!

Come out for some family-friendly fun right here in your community. Mount Rainier’s Got Talent is an open mic showcase for all to enjoy. Sing your favorite song, recite poetry, or showcase your best dance moves on our outdoor stage! This is a FREE Event. Please RSVP!

Tickets: Free. Register here.