A Gathering of Hair

Hennage Auditorium
326 West Francis Street
Williamsburg, VA 23185
United States 326 West Francis Street Williamsburg 23185


Despite living in a world where most enslaved persons had little time to themselves and for family, they still found ways to continue their rich culture and strong relationships. Meet Elizabeth, a free black woman, and her enslaved friends, Agnes and Lydia, as they prepare for a gathering. Discover how these women manage love, work, beauty, friendship ... and of course, hair!