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Pictured above: Ciera Payton presents a powerful excerpt from her one-woman play, “Michael’s Daughter,” where she shares insight on her relationship with her father while he was imprisoned.

Insiders say after Payton’s father was released he attended one of her performances and loved it! Photo courtesy: Los Angeles Women’s Theatre Festival

Alina Cenal

Pictured above. Audiences laughed, danced and returned to an era of great music and dance moves with actor Alina Cenal’s upbeat rendition of her Cuban roots and her move to American during the Go-Go days in her play, “Words From a Cuban Father.” Photo courtesy: Los Angeles Women’s Theatre Festival

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