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Artsavvy: Gullah Traditions

Learn more about the unique culture of the Gullah people who reside in coastal areas of South Carolina and Georgia through a one woman show by Leslie Jones. In her journey to discover more about her Gullah roots, Jones creates a unique theatrical experience that reveals the life and legacy of her ancestors.

Leslie Jones is a local practitioner and instructor of expressive arts, acting, film and theater production who is the Program Director for Playback Memphis and Production Manager for the Stax Academy.

Free and open to the public! GPAC’s ArtSavvy events are a fun way to enhance your knowledge and increase your understanding of the artists, art forms and cultures of the performances presented on the GPAC stage. Events include lectures, demonstrations, workshops, films and interactive gallery experiences. Call the GPAC Box Office at 901.751.7500 to reserve your space.

Earlier Event: April 7
Artist Chat: Yancy Villa Calvo
Later Event: April 17
Ranky Tanky