February 16, 2024

Talking With Poets: Carol Durant at Poets Speak Loud

Thom Francis welcomes African American author, playwright, poet, and recording artist Carol Durant to the stage as the featured reader at the long-running Poets Speak Loud spoken word series at McGeary’s in Albany.

Carol Durant was the stage manager for “Escaped Alone” and her theatre credits include Hudson Valley New Voices Festival, Westchester Collaborative Theater, Screen I-R-L 10 Minute Play Fest, Art in the Public Eye, and Black Theatre Troupe of Upstate New York at Siena College.

She was the host of the long-running Outliers Poetry Brunch in Albany and is the founder and co-host of the Stage & Stanza theater and poetry collaborative event with Russell Sage College. Carol is also a board member of All Abilities Productions Upstate New York.

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