Beauty & The Burg interview with Your Real Stories

On the next Beauty & The ‘Burg: Art to open the lines of community conversation… That’s what Your Real Stories Inc is all about and they are doing an amazing job.  Co-founders Dr. Lillian Dunlap and Jaye Annette Sheldon stop by to talk with Cindy Stovall about how theater breaks down pbarriers and helps us to understand our WHOLE community.

Now hear the podcast archive at Beauty and the ‘Burg Episode #57 if you missed tuning in on Wednesday 7/29/15 at 6pm to
or Friday 7/31/15 at 5pm to to hear Cindy Stovall’s conversation with Jaye and Lillian,

**Program Sponsored by Wake up with Edie Darling**

“This is My City: St Pete Stories” this summer and fall

Your Real Stories is producing a series of community conversations  called, “This is my city: St Pete Stories,” with the City of St Petersburg as the presenting sponsor.

The June 25, 2015 event at SPC Allstate featured stories from local St. Pete residents presented by actors, Andrida Hosey,  Roxanne Fay (not pictured here), Bob Devin Jones and Chris Rutherford with ASL interpreter, Kenneth Houghtaling. Photos by Boyzell Hosey.

Andrida Hosey as Deputy Mayor Kanika TomalinBob Devin Jones as Bishop Preston Leonard






Chris as Mayor with Kenneth

Dr Y wrapping up






Each event will have such dramatic readings and time for small group discussions. Dr. Yvonne Scruggs- Leftwich  provided a summary of the evenings discussion.

Here is the schedule for “This is my city: St Pete Stories”:  June 25, SPC Allstate Center, 3200 34th Street South; July 21, J.W. Cate Recreation Center, 5801 22nd Ave. North; August 27 at Lake Vista Recreation Center, 1401 62nd Ave. South;  and October 13 at Sunken Gardens, 1825 4th St. North.  Join us, it’s free.

See you there!