Freshman Gabby Norwood has been invited to serve as the Teen Ambassador for the Youth Celebrity Project of the 2019 National Black Theatre Festival. The festival, An International Celebration and Reunion of Spirit, will be held July 29 through August 3 in Winston-Salem, N.C.
The festival is a biennial event that brings together the black theatre companies of America and abroad. Approximately 25 companies are selected to perform during the week for a total of more than 100 performances. Actress Margaret Avery and broadway start Chester Gregory will serve as this year's festival co-chairs.