Arts preview: Columbus Black Theatre Festival celebrates four African-American writers

Jackie Mantey, Columbus Alive

This three-day event, organized by local playwright Julie Whitney Scott, will celebrate the theatrical productions by four African-American writers - Atlanta's Sanika Harris' "Zoe's Boutique," Cincinnati's Tisha Harris' "The Inconvenient Truth," Columbus' Nanette Marie's "Mama's Drama" and Whitney Scott's "Secrets of a Dark Skin Sister."

The plays hit the Davis Performing Arts Center stage in Olde Towne East Saturday. Tickets are $10.

Multiple locations

Friday-Sunday, July 12-14