Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Monday, June 6, 2016: Echo Brown talks about Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters

The Art of the Outsider

Listen now or Get MP3. 28:20 min

Echo Brown discusses her long-running one-woman show, Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters, playing at the Marsh Berkeley through June 18. Humor shot through with some very serious moments, Brown's autobiographical show looks at the intersections of racism, colorism, sexism, poverty, dating and the Ivy League.  Oh, and hipsterism, of course.

"...plugging in and merging with the audience."

Hailed as a "transformational storyteller," Echo Brown is a writer, performer, & actress from Cleveland, Ohio. Echo’s meteoric rise in the San Francisco art scene with her hit one-woman show, Black Virgins Are Not for Hipsters, has been widely praised. Attracting the attention of TV networks and literary agencies, Echo continues to garner critical praise for her stunning debut.

Click here to listen to the show. 59:50 min.

Also on today's show:
Virgie Tovar
The Women's Community Calendar

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