Sunday, November 11, 2018 - Ghail Rhodes Benjamin

GHA'IL RHODES BENJAMIN, poet, actress, singer, and storyteller, writes and performs her one-woman show "Spiritual Eclipse" in the New York tri-state area, Detroit, and Chicago. She has graced the stages of nightclubs, theatres, schools, churches, and homeless shelters with her homegrown lyrics, infused with survival, dignity and humor. She was a winner in the 1998 Famous Poets Society international competition, and a recipient of the Outstanding Young Woman of America Award in 1997 for her writing of plays for children and conducting of theatre and poetry workshops. A native of Detroit, Gha'il currently resides in Brooklyn, New York.