Location: Open Book, 1011 Washington Avenue South
May 12 - 14, 26 - 28 and June 2 - 4
Intimate Apparel is a beautiful story of an African American seamstress in the early 1900s, and her long-distance correspondence and romance with a worker on the Panama Canal, as well as her loving friendships with a prostitute and a Jewish tailor. Directed by Austen Van, and featuring Aimee Bryant, Darius Dotch, Dame-Jasmine Hughes, George Keller, Kris Nelson and Karen Wiese-Thompson.
Following a tour to correctional facilities, low-income centers and shelters, the show will play to the public May 12 -- June 4. Tickets are $30. Pay what you can for audiences under age 30; please present ID at the door.