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Musical on life of Madam C.J. Walker opens next week

By Howard Pousner
hpousner@ajc.com

Madam C.J. Walker (1867-1919) led a storied life as a hair-care entrepreneur and philanthropist who is believed to be the first African-American female millionaire.

After successful stagings in New York and Decatur, Theatre South Atlanta presents an encore of “Madam: A Musical Based on the Life of Madam C.J. Walker” to Stone Mountain’s Tupac Amaru Shakur Center for the Arts for shows Oct. 21-24.

Tickets ($20; $10 students) are available through http://tasf.org, 404-298-4222.

Founded in 2007 by Herman LeVern Jones, Theatre South is a resident theater company at the Porter Sanford III Performing Arts and Community Center in south DeKalb County.


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