Take Me To The Poorhouse 

Written and Performed by Liz FemiNigeria

Fri 10/18 6:00pm

comedy, 60 min.

Comedy about a middle-class Nigerian third-grader who dreams of becoming poor to win the heart of her popular classmate. Inspired by true events, this “upside-down Cinderella story” is witty and wise, hilarious and heartfelt. Audiences are offered a fresh glimpse of African life as they meet a girl eager to reject herself to feel like she belongs. Director: Jane Morris. Recommended for: all audiences, children 12+. Links: show, artist, video.

2013 United Solo, the world’s largest solo theatre festival, presents 121 productions! All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $18, are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at www.telecharge.com. You may also call Telecharge at 212-239-6200. When placing your reservation, please provide: the FESTIVAL name (United Solo Theatre Festival), the name of THEATRE (Theatre Row – The Studio Theatre), and the specific DAY and TIME of SHOW you would like to see.