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Studio Theatre presents "From the Mississippi Delta" 1/17-26...

January 8, 2013

Examiner.com, 1/14

"This week brings an embarrassment of riches as theaters welcome 2013"

by Patty Nolan

A preview of 2013 productions notes that “From the Mississippi Delta,” by Edensha Ida Mae Holland, opens at Wayne State’s Hilberry Studio Theatre on Jan. 17. The play is based on the author’s memoir of her extraordinary life’s journey as a woman during the Civil Rights Movement.



Broadway World.com, 1/8

“From the Mississippi Delta” to open at Studio Theatre, 1/17

The Studio Theatre presents “From the Mississippi Delta” by Endesha Ida Mae Holland, a story about the strength of women during the Civil Rights Movement told through live music and singing. “From the Mississippi Delta” will run from Thursday, Jan. 17 through Saturday, Jan. 26.