Set against the backdrop of the 1921 Tulsa riots, Hunger In Paradise introduces the audience to the citizens of Greenwood , a thriving area of black-owned businesses and prosperity. When proprietor Damie 's adopted son "D" becomes involved with a white woman, racial tensions explode into violence and destruction, irreversibly altering the relationships among the Greenwood and Tulsa neighbors

Hunger In Paradise

written by Mary McCallum

directed by Shawn Whitsell

appearing at:

TN Women's Theatre Project Women's Work Festival

Friday, May 18th

7:30pm

Looby Theater

2301 Rosa L Parks (formerly Metrocenter) Blvd.

Nashville, TN 37228-1205

Tickets: $5 and can be purchased at the door or at:

http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/245029