On April 23, 2011, Cheryl Wills and her traveling choir, Ensemble of Praize, brought a special presentation to The Bowery Mission on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. The Bowery Mission has served homeless and hungry New Yorkers since 1879, when its neighborhood came to define the term “skid row.” Our children’s programs, called Kids With AContinue reading »
Monthly Archives: "April 2011"
Cheryl's blog on Civil War Anniversary sparks intense national debate on Huffington Post!
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Cheryl's story featured on CBS NEWS (national)
Click here to listen to the OSGOOD FILE with veteran CBS Anchor Charles Osgood Click here to watch CBS NEWS story by Veteran White House Correspondent Bill PlanteContinue reading »
"Die Free" presented at National Archives in Washington, D.C. with Ken Burns and Ancestry.com
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Cheryl does talkback after performance of "The Whipping Man" Off-broadway
Cheryl Wills joins acclaimed playwright Matthew Lopez on stage for a talkback with the audience after a performance of “The Whipping Man” starring two-time Emmy® Award winner André Braugher (“Men of a Certain Age,” “Homicide”), alongside André Holland and Jay Wilkison in the New York debut of Matthew Lopez’s fascinating new play. Tony Award® winnerContinue reading »
Cheryl presents "Die Free" to a global audience at the United Nations!
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