Featuring original one-act plays and short screenplays written by emerging female writers.
The 2020 empowHER Reading Series will have three installments dedicated to the specific themes listed below.
Selected artists will be announced soon.
Sharing my voice does not equal vanity.
Development and performance Spring 2020
What white privilege means to me.
Development and performance Summer 2020
*featuring work written by artists of color ONLY*
Women, awake! Your country needs you...still. Marking 100 years since suffrage.
Development and performance October 2020
The empowHER Reading Series is made possible in part with public funds from Creative Engagement, supported by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and administered by LMCC. It is also made possible in part with funding from the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone Development Corporation and administered by LMCC.
LMCC serves, connects, and makes space for artists and community.
UMEZ enhances the economic vitality of all communities in Upper Manhattan through job creation, corporate alliances, strategic investments, and small business assistance.