Oct 20 - 24 2021
FAMU Essential Theatre presents Sweet Mama Stringb...

FAMU Essential Theatre presents Sweet Mama Stringb...

Presented by FAMU Essential Theatre at Charles Winter Wood Theatre

SWEET MAMA STRINGBEAN
Written by Beth TurnerDirected by Evelyn D. Tyler
October 20 - 24, 2021 Charles Winter Wood Theatre | Edmonds Stage
In 1957, an elderly Ethel Waters — overweight, ill, and broke from a waning performance career, flashback to an earlier time in her life when a dream about her childhood sparks a spiritual awaking and opens her to a future with Billy Graham.   The musical legacy of Waters is celebrated in this retrospective, featuring "Am I Blue,” "Heatwave,” "His Eye is on the Sparrow," and other hits.
Suggested audience: Age 13+

Admission Info

MIDWEEK PERFORMANCES

Wednesday & Thursday | 8 p.m.

Admission: $10 Adults; $8 Senior Citizens, FAMU Employees, Students/Children; FAMU Students Free with ID.

WEEKEND PERFORMANCES

Friday | 8 p.m.

Saturday | 2 p.m. & 8 p.m.

Sunday | 3 p.m.

Admission: $20 Adults; $18 Senior Citizens & FAMU Employees; $8 Students/Children; FAMU Students Free with ID.

Phone: 850-561-2425

Email: famuessentialtheatre@famu.edu

Dates & Times

2021/10/20 - 2021/10/24

Location Info

Charles Winter Wood Theatre

515 Orr Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32307