Performance History





Mama Menopause Mama Perishable Theatre
Billie Holiday Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill

Trinity Repertory Company, Neal Baron

Ethel Waters Miss Waters to You  
Herself Up By My Bootstraps  


"It reads like it's somewhere between For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Not Enough and The Vagina Monologues." -- Young woman, 20

Rose Weaver's Menopause Mama is suitable for regional and national theatres, conventions and conferences, colleges, spas and retreats. In development since 1999, it has been performed at the following locations:


Lawrence and Memorial HospitalAAUW
Los Angleles Women's Theatre Festival
Little Fish Theatre, San Pedro, CA
Venice Abbot Public Library, Venice, CA
Ruth Seaton James Center for the Performing Arts, Hamilton, Bermuda, presented by the Women's Resource Centre
WRNI National Public Radio with Deborah Becker
• Lawrence and Memorial Hospital, New London CT: opposite Jane Seymour
• American Association of University Women-Rhode Island Chapter
• Brown University Africanist Weekend 2004 Lifespan
• Brown University Learning Community with Dr. Carol Landau
• The Women's Cardiac Center at the Miriam Hospital, Lifespan Partner, Rhode Island
• Rhode Island Committee for the Humanities
• Johnson & Wales University Women's Center - National Women’s History Month
• Rhode Island Hospital
• Lifespan/Women's Wellness Workshop - Bryant College Brown University
• Well Healed Woman Conference: Health, Healing & Humor with Jane Seymour (.pdf of conference information)
• Office of Women's Health Conference - Rhode Island Department of Health
• Perishable Theatre, Providence, RI
• Planned Parenthood Regional Conference - New England
WRNI• Providence College Women's Studies Program
• Rhode Island Coalition of Black Women
• Rhode Island Department of Health - Women’s HealthGreenwich Odeum Conference
• Rhode Island State Nurses Association - Health Symposium
• The Greenwich Odeum Theatre, Rhode Island
• The Miriam Hospital/Lifespan Partner - Women’s Wellness Workshop
• The Miriam Hospital/Lifespan Partner -Women’s Cardiac Center
Johnson & Wales University• The United Nurses and Allied Professionals of Rhode Island Conference

Menopause Mama has received funding from:

o The Chace Foundation
o RI Dept of Health Minority Health Program
o RI Council for the Humanities (2002)

Rhode Island Council for the Humanities