“One Helluva Ride” the Bessie Stringfield story

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 03/23/2019
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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Beatniks On Conkey

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8:00 pm
03/23/2019 & 24th
Beatniks on Conkey418 Conkey St, Hammond, IN 46324, USA

Beatnik Entertainment Proudly presents the World Premiere of
“One Helluva Ride” the Bessie Stringfield story
by Jerry Holt
Starring Joycie Brantley
directed by Rip and Bonnie Johnson
Coming in March 2019!!
Black History Month continues into Women’s History Month!
**This is the true to life story of Bessie Stringfield, a rebellious young black
women, who traveled the country on her Harley in the 1930’s & 40’s. She
followed her dreams, her restless spirit and her wanderlust to ride the circle of
death with traveling circus’s across the country. A pioneer in an era when
women, but more especially black women, were relegated to the kitchen and
servitude. This rebellious young woman could not live a life of mediocracy.
Straddling a Harley, in a man’s world, her life became One Hell of a Ride. **
Playing Saturday March 23rd at 8:00pm & Sunday March 24th at 2:00pm (Doors open ½ hour before show time)
Offering tickets for only $12.00 Call for reservations at 219-852-0848 or go to beatniksonconkey.com
Beatniks is located at: 420 Conkey St., Hammond, Indiana