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AABS New Orleans

AABS Flyer

AABS Flyer

AABS

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Picture with VIP

AABS - VEGAS

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Dressing room Temple

Dressing room Temple

AABS- In the dressing room before the start of the show with the funniest actress Shay B

Untitled

Untitled

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Super Bowl experience 2017

Conversations interview

Conversations interview

Live TV interview

Promo Shot for Banks Brothers show

Promo Shot for Banks Brothers show

Promo shot for The Cleotha Wars. My role : Gloria Whitney. Star

Cleotha War

Cleotha War

Gloria Whitney

Cleotha War

Cleotha War

Cast shot - getting ready for the show

Cleotha War

Cleotha War

Phone call scene.

Private Wedding

Private Wedding

SugarHill Studios

SugarHill Studios

Beginning of studio time for Sweeter

Adam III

Adam III

Cast shot

TSU - National Anthem

TSU - National Anthem

Shot w/ my brothers (Kappa Psi Omega/Gamma Psi Omega)

Live performance@ TSU

Live performance@ TSU

Performance for JPete Productions

KSTU 90.9 Radio

KSTU 90.9 Radio

Sins of the Mother

Sins of the Mother

Rehearsal - my role: The grandmother (abusive, alcoholic, confused and lost)

Church Fight

Church Fight

Banks Brothers Productions- Church Fight My role: Sister Experience (Mrs. Know it all)

Banks Brothers back stage

Banks Brothers back stage

Getting ready to preform the Church fight

Banks Brothers cast

Banks Brothers cast

Cast photo from the Church fight and Sins of the Mother

Rehearsal for the Church Fight

Rehearsal for the Church Fight

Fielding's Local Kitchen

Fielding's Local Kitchen

Jimmie Hunter Band - Brunch Sunday

The Caroler - Banks Brothers

The Caroler - Banks Brothers

The Emma Jeans !

The Caroler live

The Caroler live

Christmas caroling - promotion live

In the Studio

In the Studio

Recording session for Sweeter w/ Analogue Escape.

Junteeth Clebration

Junteeth Clebration

Live performance

Kingwood Car show

Kingwood Car show

Jimmie Hunter Band

Sr Citizen Brunch

Sr Citizen Brunch

Private event booking

Sr. Citizen Brunch

Sr. Citizen Brunch

Preforming at a private booking

All Real Radio

All Real Radio

Radio Interview

MBC

MBC

Preforming at a festival

MBC

MBC

Preforming at a live Festival

Performance in Dubai

Performance in Dubai

Preformed in Dubai

Promo shot for Dubai

Promo shot for Dubai

Preformance in Dubai

BWW Review: SINS OF THE MOTHER Smolders at Banks Brothers Productions

by Brett Cullum May. 3, 2016  

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SINS OF THE MOTHER is the powerful centerpiece of the Banks Brothers Productions Mother's Day weekend showcase of plays. On May 6th through the 8th this company is presenting a trio of short works including THE CHURCH FIGHT, SAVING GRACE, and this play all at once. Broadway World got to preview the piece that makes up the second half of the evening, and it is a testament to the strength of when you get a cast of strong actresses together to deliver a dynamic drama. SINS OF THE MOTHER deals with three generations of black women as they grapple with the effects of alcohol and abuse as the only constant in their lives. Masterfully acted and expertly directed, it's well worth venturing to the Midtown Arts Center to experience.

In flashbacks Terrie Donald is a striking figure as the grandmother who has set all of this in action. She looms large over the entire work, a terrifying master of insults and breaking dreams with her cast iron tongue and mocking laughter.

Director Vincent Victoria knows his stuff, and orchestrates SINS OF THE MOTHER like a choral piece. He uses an intense level of volume from his actresses including an exquisite crescendo as past and present conjoin in a sequence where nuns appear to drag off the young version of the mother to a wayward home. Everything builds and builds, and then suddenly in the final stretch he uses lethal silence that underscores the last passages. SINS OF THE MOTHER makes the most of the Midtown Arts Center's thrust stage which places the drama close to the audience. This is an exciting work that holds your attention for the entire running time.

SINS OF THE MOTHER works well, and it makes me excited to see the other two plays that compliment it. You will need to move quickly to catch this one given the one weekend run, but it is certainly well worth the investment in time and effort to attend. It will make you grateful for the blessings of a good mother or console you if the opposite is true. It is well acted, expertly directed, and a reminder of what good theatre does ultimately. It questions the past, and challenges the future to be so much better.

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