Reflections on “Becoming Othello: A Black Girl’s Journey” with Debra Ann Byrd

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Register now for Bundles Scholar Debra Ann Byrd’s talk on October 7 about how she crafted her one-woman show Becoming Othello: A Black Girl’s Journey. The show, which was praised by the Wall Street Journal, covers her childhood in Harlem, her journey to becoming a Shakespearean actor, and more.

Byrd, a Bundles Scholar, uses her one-woman show as a living memoir, weaving together her words and Shakespeare’s.