Date(s) - Thursday, October 14, 2021 - Sunday, October 17, 2021
Art Prevails Project presents The Happening: A Theatrical Mixtape, Volume III – A Woman’s Worth in the Abdo New River Room at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts Thursday, October 14 – Sunday, October 17.
Filled with laughter, love and enlightenment, the production celebrates and highlights women, their obstacles and achievements, with a particular lens on how gender, race and class intersect. This latest installment in a series of multidisciplinary productions explores socially relevant topics through short plays interwoven with music, dance and poetry.
Featuring some of South Florida’s finest talent, The Happening: A Theatrical Mixtape, Volume III is written and directed by Darius V. Daughtry, founder and artistic director of Art Prevails Project.
Art Prevails Project is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 performing and literary arts organization committed to impacting South Florida and beyond by providing engaging and authentic artistic and cultural experiences through performance and education. Utilizing a multidisciplinary approach rooted in theatre and creative writing, it strives to entertain, educate and inspire.
The event is presented as part of the Broward Center’s yearlong Arts For Action: Black Voices initiative that explores how the arts and artists can be a force for change in addressing critical issues of social justice and racial inequality. The initiative is funded through the Community Foundation of Broward’s Art of Community grant program, which aims to use the arts as a tool or catalyst to heighten awareness, deepen knowledge, and mobilize action on social justice issues.
Performances are Thursday and Friday at 8 p.m.; Saturday at 5 and 8 p.m. and Sunday at 7 p.m. Tickets are $30. Ticketmaster is the only official ticketing service of the Broward Center and Parker Playhouse. Buy tickets online at BrowardCenter.org, or Ticketmaster.com; by phone at 954.462.0222 or in person at the Broward Center’s AutoNation Box Office.