Voices of F.E.W.

by Sharia Benn

Sankofa African American Theatre Company and Gamut Theatre join together to present

Voices of F.E.W. , a theatrical one-woman show that chronicles the life of Frances Ellen Watkins-Harper, a pioneering social activist and abolitionist. In this theatrical journey, Frances engages the audience with storytelling of her journey through life during the nineteenth century as an abolitionist, poet, lecturer, suffragette, and champion for social change.


Voices of F.E.W. is written by and features Sankofa ’s managing director, Sharia Benn, as Frances Ellen Watkins-Harper.


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Sankofa African American Theatre Company

1425 Crooked Hill Road, P. O. Box 61755

Harrisburg, PA 17106-1755

Sankofa African American Theatre Company receives state arts funding support through a grant from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.