See Jane Salon – Gotta Keep on Tryin’!

Hosted by 72andSunny

55 Water St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

February 13, 2019

Black History Month Celebration
Shining A Spotlight on Women in Literature and Hollywood

It was the 20th anniversary celebration of Tryin’ to Sleep in the Bed You Made, by New York Times best-selling authors, Virginia DeBerry and Donna Grant at 72andSunny in Brooklyn. The event featured stage readings by actors from the award-winning and beloved DeBerry and Grant novels followed by a panel discussion.

Event InfoVideo for Our Members

Geena Davis meeting attendees

Geena Davis with Tyrha M. Lindsey-Warren, PhD, MBA, Business Executive, Artist, Entrepreneur and Emerging Academic Marketing Scholar; and Madeline Di Nonno, CEO, GDIGM

Kellee Edwards, Travel Expert & Television Host with attendees

Geena Davis meeting salon attendees

Madeline Di Nonno, Ginny Peltier, Geena Davis, Betinna Sherick and Cindy Peltier

Brenda Palmer, Victoria Sharpe and Maliz Mahop

Salon attendees

Tyrha M. Lindsey-Warren, PhD, MBA, Business Executive, Artist, Entrepreneur and Emerging Academic Marketing Scholar; Napiera Groves, Actor; Madeline Di Nonno, CEO, GDIGM; Joni Bovill, Actor; Courtney Parker, VP, Alternative Programming, Adaptive Studios and Co-Author of Blurred Lines; Benita Krista Nall, Actor, Writer & Producer

Kaaya Allotey, 72andSunny kicking things off

Geena Davis

Tyrha M. Lindsey-Warren, PhD, MBA

Courtney Parker

Joni Bovill, Actor

Benita Krista Nall, Actor, Writer & Producer

Dramatic reading by actors

Napiera Groves, Fredericka Meek and Joni Bovill

Fredericka Meek

Salon audience

Yolonda Brinkley, Founder, Diversity in Cannes

Madeline Di Nonno

Sharon Liggins, PR Strategist

Kellee Edwards, Travel Expert & Television Host

Salon panelists

Salon panelists and audience

Salon audience

Kellee Edwards and Brenda Palmer

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