Adilah Barnes - Author Lecturer

Adilah Barnes - Author Lecturer

 North Hollywood, California, USA
BandSpoken Word

Biography

Adilah Barnes, an award-winning actor of stage, television and film recurred five seasons on ABC’s ROSEANNE. Recent tv credits include COLD CASE and THE MIDDLE. Film credits include ERIN BROCKOVICH and HBO’s IRON-JAWED ANGELS.

Her internationally-toured solo show, I AM THAT I AM; WOMAN, BLACK has toured forty states and three continents including North America (US/Caribbean) Africa and Europe . She received TOWSON UNIVERSITY ’S CAMPUS ACTIVITIES BOARD’S 2010 PROGRAM OF THE YEAR. She is available for residencies and as a lecturer.

In 2009, her ESSENCE MAGAZINE bestseller, ON MY OWN TERMS, was named #3 behind PRESIDENT OBAMA’S 2 books. She also received an AFRICAN AMERICAN LITERARY AWARD NOMINATION and XLIBRIS PUBLISHING’S AUTHOR’S SPOTLIGHT. She has delivered book signings internationally.

In 2010, Adilah received the LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD IN ENTERTAINMENT and SPIRIT OF PEACE AWARD. THE ADILAH BARNES ARTS AND LITERARY ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP has also been established for Minneapolis ’ inner city youth.

Set List

AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST