LOS ANGELES WOMEN’S THEATRE FESTIVAL
VIRTUAL 7th ANNUAL EMPOWERMENT WEEKEND AUGUST 28-30, 2020
The 7th Annual Solo Performer
An extended weekend of workshops and panels tailored to empower and enhance the careers of solo performers, in particular, and an event full of information to benefit all performers.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2020
7:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m. PST
A CONVERSATION WITH
LAWTF CO-FOUNDER ADILAH BARNES
LAWTF's Co-Founder Adilah Barnes whose award-winning career in film, television and on stage has spanned over 50 years, will speak on LAWTF’s August 28-30, 2020 EMPOWERMENT WEEKEND, the Festival’s 27-year history as the longest-running solo Festival in Los Angeles, her diverse career as an actor, producer, bestselling author, educator, and international women’s retreat proprietor in Georgia. She will also address the impact of the nation’s pandemic on the world of theatre, in general, and solo artists in particular.
Founded in 1993 by Adilah Barnes and Miriam Reed, the Los Angeles Women’s Theatre Festival holds the distinction of being the oldest Annual Solo Festival for women in Los Angeles celebrating powerful women performers. LAWTF is an award-winning and critically-acclaimed international festival that has produced well over 500 extraordinary solo artists from around the globe. These multicultural and multi-disciplined artists represent such diverse disciplines as theatre, dance, storytelling, performance art, performance poetry, spoken word, mime, music, and song.
This event is full of career training from industry professionals, designed to give a boost to solo performers, but will also be of value to anyone contemplating online or live theatrical production in Los Angeles or who wishes to tour in these changing times. Attendees will be able to attend 9 informative offerings including an interview with LAWTF's Co-Founder, Workshops, and Panels.
Tuition for the weekend is $25.
This discounted tuition is made possible in part by support for this program provided through
the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, Arts Development Fee Program.
A Zoom link will be sent to those who have completed their registration.
INFORMATION: www.lawtf.org or call (818) 760-0408.
Support for this program was provided through the
City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, Arts Development Fee Program
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