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Artemisia’s Fall Festival

3 new plays; 3 audience discussions; 1 great mission.

Artemisia returns to live theatre to celebrate women as heroes, on stage and off.



OCTOBER 18 @ 7:30 pm

The Great Jheri Curl Debate

by Inda Craig-Galván

In 1979 a Black woman in her forties takes a job in Mr. Kim’s Korean-owned beauty supply store and discovers her true calling.


OCTOBER 19 @ 7:30 pm

Babes in Ho-lland

by Deneen Reynolds-Knott  

During a sunless winter in 1996, two young Black women transform a dorm room into their sanctuary on a predominantly white university campus.


OCTOBER 20 @ 7:30 pm


by Lauren Ferebee

In the not-too-distant future, the white female-dominated Strong family grapples with their shifting identity during the final decline of family farming.


All three performances will be followed immediately by an audience discussion, moderated by Artemisia’s artistic staff.

All three events are wheelchair accessible, please call ahead of time 773.338.2177

*This series is not recommended for audiences under 18 years of age.

** There will be no late seating once the events begin

Call 773.338.2177 to make your reservation.