Presented by Ettaro Fine Arts Foundation and Ettaro Theater Company, BLACK SOAP IX will be live on stage Sunday, November 1, 2015, 5:00 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 North Main (38103). Tickets are $27 general admission and $42 for VIP tickets, which include reserved seating and a 3:30 p.m. reception with food and drinks. To order tickets, call the Cannon Center Box office at 1-800-726-0915 or purchase online at Ticketmaster.com or via floroach.com. Tickets are also available from cast members by calling 901-331-3515.
BLACK SOAP IX will showcase Baker as an entertainer presenting his second Teens of Power Benefit Concert to help inner city boys. His manager, Nelson Bernard (Rick Bobo) is the main character in the show. In true soap opera fashion, Nelson’s troubles have multiplied. The trilogy began May 31st with BLACK SOAP VII and continued August 30th with BLACK SOAP VIII.