The women withhold sexual privileges and occupy the main bank building to force the men to make peace and end the war. This musical adaptation of Aristophanes’ Lysistrata explores the timeless message: Make love not war.
A native of Texas, Ardencie Hall-Karambe, Ph.D. is an associate professor of English/Theatre Arts at Community College of Philadelphia and is an avid professional artist. She has worked as a college professor, professional actress, and director for 20+ years. Dr. Hall has a BFA in Acting and MA in Directing (emphasis in Musical Theatre) both from Texas State University, and a PhD in Performance Studies from Tisch School of the Arts at New York University. As an actress, she performed in NYC at The Public Theatre, Theatre for The New City (TNC), P.S. 122, and other venues working with directors George C. Woolf, Woody King, Crystal Fields, and others. Read more about Ardencie Hall-Karambe, Ph.D. here.