We The People First Fridays Presents: Celebrating African-American History Month with Birds Flyin’ High – FREE

Celebrating African-American History Month.
Friday, February 03, 2023
Doors: 6pm | Performance: 6:30pm

Kellie C. Turner as Nina Simone.

Join actor Kellie C. Turner portraying Nina Simone being interviewed while doing her farewell tour. When challenge meets destiny, we learn about some of Nina’s peaks and valleys on her path to being one of the greatest performers and activists of our time.

A versatile singer, actor, musician, writer, producer and educator, Turner has appeared on Broadway in Showboat as well as national and international tours of The Wiz, Showboat, Hair and Higher and Higher. She has also performed in regional theatres all over the country as well as in film and television shows including Modern Love, The Sopranos, The Cosby Show and a Live from Lincoln Center production of Porgy and Bess.

Doors open at 6 P.M., general admission and seating is first come-first served for this “not to miss” FREE presentation highlighting the complex life and career of celebrated singer and activist Nina Simone.

Celebrating African-American History Month.