When: Wed., Aug. 31, 6 p.m. 2016
The activist, writer, author, poet, and all-around badass Tawana “Honeycomb” Petty will be gracing the stage and performing her one-woman show “Coming Out My Box” to a very excited crowd. Petty was born and raised in Detroit, so her outlook on the city is one of great knowledge and a unique perspective. The performance will feature songs, a monologue, poetry, and a video presentation. After the performance, Petty will also be doing a book signing. Show starts at 6 p.m.; 315 E. Warren Ave., Detroit; 313-494-5800; thewright.org; event is free.