“A Black Woman Speaks,” a tribute to author and actress Beah Richards, will be the final presentation of the BFA Summer Theater Festival at the Carmen Zapata Theater Bilingual Foundation of the Arts July 22 at 5 p.m. The theater is located at 421 N. Avenue 19, in Los Angeles.
The presentation is a joint production of the Bilingual Foundation of the Arts, the Inner City Cultural Center (ICCC) and the city of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs. Tickets are $15.
Richards was an integral part of the original ICCC and wrote and first performed this choreopoem during the 1973-74 theater season, The work explores the systems of exploitation used on women.