Title















Site Registration | FInd a Copy | Event Calendar | Site Map | Search the Site
The Voice of the Black Community
Mavis Staples Concert
Call Me Madam; the Making of a Millionaire
Performing Arts
Date: July 18, 2014

Location: Show map
Duke Energy Theater at Spirit Square
345 N. College Street
Charlotte, NC

Contact: Kami Shalom
Email: www.callmemadam2013@gmail.com

This one-woman-show, written and performed by Kami Shalom, tells the story of Madam CJ Walker, who was born on a plantation in 1867, orphaned at 8, violated as a teenager and became a single mom by age 19. Defying the odds, Walker became America's first African-American, self-made millionaire.

Shalom, named Best Local Playwright 2014 by Charlotte Magazine, depicts Walker and about 20 other characters.

Showtimes:

Friday, 8 p.m.

Saturday, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.

General admission is $25 with a $5 discount for seniors and groups of 10 or more.




Go Back | Send this page to a friend

Upcoming Events

read all
30

Parkwood CME 2015 Youth Explosion

Let's get it! Let's get it let's get it at this

30

Mavis Staples

From the delta-inflected gospel sound she helped

30

The Queen-City Omegas' Comedy Gzam

The Ques are back in SWAG, doing what we do,

Latest News

read all

Exhibit explores 'Heart of Darkness'

Contemporary art on display at Gantt Center

JCSU suspends frat for hazing

6 Omega Psi Phi members charged

Friendship 9 'Never felt guilty'

1961 civil rights convictions tossed in SC