Sojourner Truth Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who is the right audience for Arn't I a Woman?

Sojourner's quick wit and magnetic style resonates with audiences ages ten and up from around the globe. Through performance and discussion the audience participates as Sojourner shares her electrifying story.

Q: Who has attended the production?

Anike has performed Arn't a Woman for over 20,000 people, touring the production across the United States, Nigeria, and to Scotland for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the largest theater festival in the world.

Q: How long is Arn't I a Woman?
The performance is thirty minutes along with a follow up discussion of approximately fifteen to twenty minutes. The entire piece easily fits into an hour.
Q: Where is Arn't I a Woman performed?

The show is easily transportable and is as powerful in the theater as it is in a school classroom, for specialized conferences, or for a community center. The performance may be shown in an intimate room, lecture hall, theater, or large auditorium. Venues have included international arts festivals, schools, theaters, museums, libraries, universities, religious institutions, hospitals, and shelters.