Play tells story of Sojourner Truth
Youth Performance Company will present “A Woman Called Truth,” the story of Sojourner Truth, this fall. The show, which chronicles the life of a woman who made a significant impact on American history, will be performed Friday, Sept. 28, through Sunday, Oct. 14.
Sojourner Truth was born a slave and sold away from her family as a young girl. Yet she rose to become a respected leader for abolition and women’s rights. Meet the woman behind the historic “Ain’t I a Woman?” speech and learn the story of her remarkable life in this production. Performances will be held at the Howard Conn Performing Arts Center, 1900 Nicollet Ave., Minneapolis. Tickets are $7 to $15.
Find out more by calling the box office at 612-623-9080 or go to youthperformanceco.org.