Portraits of Courage

Portraits of Courage

BandComedy

A Two Person Show Highlighting Unsung African-American heroes and their contributions to American history.

Biography

PORTRAITS OF COURAGE
African-Americans You Wish You Had Known

PORTRAITS OF COURAGE is an examination of overlooked African-Americans and their contributions to American history. In a 65 minute, two person show highlighting unsung African-American heroes and their contributions to American history, you will meet 6 of these legends: Ida B. Wells, Lewis Latimer, Colonel Young, Madame CJ Walker, Bass Reeves and Fannie Lou Hamer.

PORTRAITS OF COURAGE is presented by Will & Company, a Los Angeles based theatre company that tours the nation with classical theatre and new works that deal with contemporary issues of acceptance. Committed to its mission of “actors reflective of their audience”, Will & Company seeks to represent the country by promoting and presenting artists of diverse ethnicities, genders, orientation and abilities.

PERFECT FOR African-American History Month, Black Student Union Events, MLK Celebrations and Available for touring NATIONWIDE.