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VAL GRAY WARD IN ONE WOMAN SHOW AT LOGAN SQUARE

        **ONE NIGHT ONLY**

LOGAN CENTER FOR THE ARTS PRESENTS ACTRESS/PRODUCER

VAL GRAY WARD IN ONE WOMAN SHOW

MY SOUL IS A WITNESS

Homecoming Performance Sunday, November 1, 2015 at Logan Center

**ONE NIGHT ONLY**

val_grayward“Actress, producer, cultural activist and internationally known theater personality Val Gray Ward headlines the one-woman show, “My Soul is a Witness,” for one night only in a dramatic homecoming performance Sunday, November 1, 2015. “My Soul is a Witness” will feature the works of James Weldon Johnson, Langston Hughes, Mari Evans, Richard Wright and other African American literary giants, 17 characters, music and love poetry. This special performance is presented by the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts in partnership with the DuSable Museum of African American History. It will take place at 5:30 pm at the Logan Center, located at 915 E. 60th Street. General admission is $20/$10 students; $5 discount for groups of 10 or more. Tickets may be purchased at tickets.uchicago.edu  or by calling 773-702-ARTS.”

Star Studded special guests are musical director and arranger Robert “Baabe” Irving and Emmy Award-winning vocalist Joan Collaso. Ward will be introduced by renowned poet Sonia Sanchez and welcomed home by Julieanna Richardson of The Historymakers.

“Val Gray Ward has made major contributions to the cultural life of Chicago and America through her work as dramatist, founder and principal creative force behind the Kuumba Theatre,” said Bill Michel, executive director of the Logan Center. “We are delighted to welcome her back home to Chicago by sponsoring this special presentation.”

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