Garlia Cornelia’s End of Residency Reading

Please Join us Sunday, July 29th from 7pm – 9pm after the Hamtramck Block Party for the culmination of Garlia’s Residency at Popps Packing.  There will be a reading of the new work I have written during this two-week period.

Following the reading there will be a brief talkback and a chance to learn what I’ve been doing as a Writer and Producer in New York over the last 10 years.

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The Event is free of charge.

We’re looking forward to seeing you on Sunday!


Garlia is a writer, producer, photographer and mother. A Native of Detroit, MI, Garlia founded Blackboard Reading Series, a monthly series devoted to Black Playwrights in September of 2008, incubated by the cell, a performance space in Manhattan’s Chelsea. She is an OBIE Award winning Theatre producer with Harlem9, the producing collaborative responsible for “48Hours in…™Harlem” and “48Hours in…™EL BRONX”. Garlia holds an MFA in Playwrighting from The New School for Drama, and an MA in African American and African Diaspora Studies from Indiana University. Her Essays and articles have appeared in “The New York Times”, “The Washington Post”, “Howlround” and ““. Residencies: Popps Packing, Hamtramck, MI. She is a member of The Dramatists Guild of America.