Love, Locs & Liberation Buy Tickets 

Written and Performed by Ella TurenneCalifornia

Tue 11/1 9:00pm

drama, comedy, storytelling, poetry, 70 min.

A solo play that investigates the edges and roots of a Black woman’s happy and nappy hair obsession. From the rituals that Black women hold in relation to their hair, to her experience as an American woman with strong ties to her Haitian culture, Ella exposes the hair connection - to politics, identity and culture, illustrating why hair is an intimate and essential part of Black life through the eyes of 21 characters. Director: Kathryn Ervin. Production Manager: Nia Austin Edwards. Show image by Jacquil Constant. Recommended for: teenagers, adults, elderly, theatre community, LGBTQ community, African American community. Links: show, artist, video, interview, interview2, related.

2016 United Solo is the world’s largest solo theatre festival, currently in its 7th season. All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $20.25 (including a $2.25 theatre restoration charge) are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at 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.