Eleven-year-old Briana Brooks of Northwest Indiana is rehearsing for her debut as the star of “Redemption,” directed by Mita Vain and opening at the Athenaeum Theater, 2936 N. Southport Ave. in Chicago on February 28th. According to her mother Shavonda King, she and Briana found out there was an open casting call and received a script for a monologue to learn for the scheduled audition. This is Briana’s first professional acting job but she has already been signed by a talent agent. Keep watching the GO! section and nwi.com for more details on Briana and “Redemption” coming next month.
A Star is Born: Briana Brooks debuts in “Redemption” at Athenaeum Theater in Chicago
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