Calendar of Events

Winter Chautauqua: Big Mama Speaks, a 1921 Tulsa Race Riot Survivor's Story

February 2nd, 2019 7:00 PM
Contact Number: 580.551.9792
Location: NWOSU-Enid, 2929 E Randolph

Winter Chautauqua EnidWinter Chautauqua in Enid promises to be an exciting event with two early workshops and one performance in the evening. The Enid Chautauqua is a celebration of culture and heritage. The goal of the event is to further understanding of history through entertainment, lectures and concerts. Don't miss this chance to learn something new and participate in a piece of history.

This year's presentation is Big Mama Speaks: A 1921 Tulsa Race Riot Survivor's Story. Chautauqua veteran Vanessa Adams-Harris portrays Big Mama in her one-act vignette covering the destruction of the Greenwood District and the triumph of the human spirit.

Workshops are at 10:30 am and 12 pm, with the feature presentation at 7 pm. All Chautauqua events are presented free of charge.