I Love My Hair When It’s Good:

& Then Again When It Looks Defiant and Impressive


Created and Directed by Chaunesti Webb

January 16 – February 8, 2014

Presented by FORTY / AM
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Genevieve and Moni grew up together in a family of African American women – playing double-dutch, chasing fireflies, sharing the pain of the hot comb – attempting to make sense of the world through the complicated relationship they have with their hair. The 2012 smash hit returns to Manbites Dog for a special encore presentation.
“Five Stars” – Indy Week

Manbites Dog Theater’s Other Voices Series

WEATHER UPDATE: The Wednesday January 29 performance was cancelled. All tickets from that night have either been transferred to other nights or been refunded. Contact us if you have questions.


Thur Jan 16 – Preview benefit* for Genesis Home
* pay what you can, door sales only
Fri Jan 17 – Special opening night + reception
Saturday-Sunday January 18-19
Wednesday-Sunday Jan 22-26
Wednesday-Saturday Jan 29-February 1
New Added Shows:
Sat Matinee Feb 1 at 2:00, Fri-Sat Feb 7 & 8 at 8:15

All shows at 8:15 except matinees at 2:00.
Post-show discussion Sundays Jan 19 & 26


Purchase online
(If you have problems purchasing online, call 919.682.3343)

NOTE: Advance tickets for all remaining shows, including Feb 7 & 8, are SOLD OUT. Find out about our wait list policy here and here

• Preview Thur Jan 16: Pay what you can/$5 minimum/no advance sales
• Opening Night Fri Jan 17: $25
• Other Shows: $18 Fri/Sat/Sun; $12 weeknights
• $2 discount for Senior (62+)/Military (except preview)
• Student tickets $5 with i.d. all shows
• Season Passes accepted for all shows
Call us for info on group sales of 10 or more.

I Love My Hair/I Love My Body

Saturday January 18, 11:00-2:00pm at Manbites Dog.
Health, hair care, vendors, lots of fun.
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