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Dreamgirls Post Show Discussions produced by the Urban League of Portland Young Professionals

Posted by Kelsey Tyler | 01 October 2014

Portland Center Stage and the Urban League of Portland Young Professionals present a series of 20-30 minute post-show discussions following select Sunday matinee performance of Dreamgirls (approximately 4:30pm)
Dates: October 12, October 19, and November 2
October 12 - History & Music in Portland and the Dream for Tomorrow: How the music moved us, the spirit and soul of Portland, and the relationship to gentrification and leadership.
·         Dr W.G. Hardy, Pastor, Highland Christian Center
·         Noni Causey, Founder of B.E.A.M. Educational Center
·         Cat Goughenour
October 19 - “The Imbalance of Power &The Sad Songs of Community Violence “ A look at the dynamics of power & violence in relationships.
·         Speakers TBD 
November 2 - “Shout Your Dreams – No Longer Silenced” From the background to the foreground sing your story: The healing power of storytelling through words, art, and song
·         Saeeda Wright, back-up singer for Liv Warfield
·         Shalanda Sims, Local actor/playwright/educator and Dreamgirls cast member
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