Zora Neale Hurston: Keepin' It Real
Local actress and writer Alma Day will present her original one-woman show "Zora Neale Hurston: Keepin' It Real" at Willingboro Public Library on Sat., Jan. 16 at 2 p.m. A star of the Harlem Renaissance in the 1920s, Hurston was best known for her novel Their Eyes Were Watching God, which has been made into an acclaimed film. The program is free and open to the public. Registration begins Dec. 30.
Alma Day last appeared at Willingboro Public Library in "Women on the Move," as well as a dramatic reading of her own one-act play. She has also written and starred in one-woman tributes to abolitionist Sojourner Truth and civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer. Day has performed at Freedom Theatre in Philadelphia, as well as Crossroads and George Street Theatres in New Brunswick