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Mukhtar Mai’s Story Takes on a New Form – Opera!

After interviewing Mukhtar Mai and writing her voice into SEVEN, Susan Yankowitz took Mukhtar’s story one step further–to opera.   Susan, as librettist, joined forces with composer Kamala Sankaram, who wrote the music.   Beth Morrison Projects originally produced the … Continue reading

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7 Coming Soon in the Berkshires

Coming soon in August: SEVEN goes to the Berkshires. CeCe Sloan will be producing another reading of the play, this time at the Shire City Sanctuary, a Makerspace and Event Space in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.  It’s scheduled for Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at … Continue reading

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CeCe Sloan Presents a Whole Series of SEVENs

CeCe Sloan has been a member of the United States National Committee of UN Women for years, and during that time, she has learned a thing or two about outreach. So, singlehandedly, she has spearheaded a series of readings of SEVEN, … Continue reading

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SEVEN on the Central Coast – Morro Bay

The Central Coast of California is one of the world’s most beautiful places–home to elephant seals, wineries, fog, salt marshes.  You can spot migrating whales off the coast and visit artists in their studios.  And now, Janice Peters, the former … Continue reading

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Sotto Voce Theatre’s Production of SEVEN Earns Rave Reviews in Raleigh, NC

Sotto Voce Theatre’s production of SEVEN is earning accolades from theatre critics and audiences alike.  Check out the following comments from reviewers Pamela Vesper and Kurt Benrud. “There’s something special about the number seven. For instance, there are seven colors … Continue reading

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Hafsat Abiola – A Human Rights Hero Spotlighted in the NY Times

Here’s a link to a wonderful New York Times article about the amazing Hafsat Abiola from SEVEN.  

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SEVEN — All Over the World in March!

March is International Women’s Month, and SEVEN was part of the celebration as it was presented at various points on the globe throughout the month.   On March 6, the play was in Dhaka, Bangladesh.   At various dates in March, SEVEN … Continue reading

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7 Heads North – To Montreal

Seven is heading north for our first presentation in Canada!  Moving Forward, in association with the YWCA Montreal (Le Y des Femmes), is proud to present the Montreal premiere of the acclaimed documentary play SEVEN on March 9, 10, 11, 2017. … Continue reading

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7 at LA Theatre Works – Live First, Then Radio

The performances of SEVEN presented by LA Theatre Works played to enthusiastic audiences who stayed afterward to hear talkbacks with human rights defender Marina Pisklakova-Parker–one of the women profiled in the play–and two of the seven playwrights, Susan Yankowitz and … Continue reading

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Conversations Continue — After 7

The production of SEVEN at LA Theatre Works will include opportunities to keep the conversation going after the performance and talk with the people involved with the play. At two of the shows, Saturday January 28 at 3 pm and Sunday January … Continue reading

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