'Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters’: 1
‘Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters’: 1-woman show at Marsh By Nirmala Nataraj April 29, 2015 Echo Brown Alexis Keenan Race, online dating and ruminations on the multidimensionality of the.
Echo Brown on why “Black Virgins are Not for Hipsters
San Francisco Bay Area solo performer Echo Brown tells us why she called her show “Black Virgins are Not for Hipsters.” Her one-woman show has sold out for nearly a year at the Marsh in San Francisco, and is still going strong. Find out what makes it so unique. Tags Inflection Point performing arts womens issues race relations Lauren Schiller.
A Black Virgin, a White Hipster and the Myth of Post
Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters is an alternately intoxicating and sobering whirlwind of a show that’s well worth weathering. Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters runs through June 6, 2015 at the Marsh in San Francisco. For tickets and information visit themarsh.org. Care about what’s happening in Bay Area arts?
‘Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters’ back at the Marsh
Black Virgins Are Not For Hipsters: 8 p.m. Thursdays and 8:30 p.m. Saturdays. Through March 5. $20-$100. The Marsh San Francisco Mainstage Theater, 1062 Valencia St., S.F. (415) 282-3055.
BLACK VIRGINS ARE NOT FOR HIPSTERS is both a love story and a startling snapshot of 21st century American culture. As the show opens, 23 year-old Echo is about to lose her virginity to a good-looking white hipster that she met on Craigslist.
“Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters” // Theatre Eddys
Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters Written & Performed by Echo Brown Developed with David Ford The Marsh, San Francisco Photo by Alexis Keenan Echo Brown lures us in with funny stories and interesting characters; and once we are fully engaged, then shatters many of our preconceptions and stereotypes that both Whites and Blacks have about women of color.
Actress, Writer, Transformational Storyteller
aboutecho. Echo Brown is a visionary storyteller from Cleveland, Ohio who strives to inspire and provoke. Her first solo show, Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters, ran for two years to sold out crowds around the world. Also an author, Echo writes mold-breaking autobiographical young adult fiction novels that are infused with magical realism.
Black Virgins are Not for Hipsters is a dramatic comedy about Echo’s search for love in post-racial-Obama-is-president-America. Thanks to OkCupid, the rise of interracial dating, and the overpopulation of liberal hipster men in the Bay Area, it appears Echo is close to finding a suitable life partner.
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She eventually settled in the San Francisco Bay Area, where a class in solo performance led her to create and produce a one-woman show, “Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters,” that premiered at.
Let’s see a play: Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters
Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters offers an incisive and side-splitting ride through the maze of race and romance in “colorblind” America, giving the audience an unfettered look at modern courtship rituals, climaxing with a mesmerizing Beyoncé dance tutorial.