TROY to host musical revue "Life of Dorothy Dandridge" at the Dothan Campus

Posted: Wednesday, 18 March 2015

DOTHAN - In celebration of Women's History Month, Troy University will host a free performance at the Dothan Campus for local students highlighting the life of groundbreaking entertainer Dorothy Dandridge.

Written and produced by local playwright and poet Lamesa Danzey, "Reflections of a Diva: Life of Dorothy Dandridge" is a musical revue that celebrates the life and accomplishments of the trailblazing actress and singer who was the first African-American woman to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress.

The performance will be held on Thursday, March 19, at 7 p.m., inside the Sony Hall Auditorium in Everett Hall. Admission is free for local college, high school and middle school students.

For more information, contact Lamesa Danzey at (334) 685-9562.