Confessions of a Mulatto Love Child

Solo Show · avebette productions · Ages 13+ · 90 mins · United States of America

Content Warning one person show
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CECILIA PECK certified reviewer June 11, 2024
tagged as: unforgettable · powerful · emotional
One of the most dramatic, powerful, and moving one person shows I've ever seen. It will make you laugh and cry no matter where you're from, who you've loved or lost, or what you've lived through.... full review
DANIEL GETZOFF certified reviewer June 12, 2024
Go see Confessions of a Mulatto Love Child! This show was magnificent—impeccably conceptualized, directed, and performed. As a writer-performer, Bellina Logan writes to her own strengths: engaging storytelling, disappearance into fully realized characterizations (many, many characters), and don't-f**k-with-me comic timing and chops. Her joy is our joy, her exhaustion is ours too; we share in her love as well as her grief. A very rare experience of a one-person show where the creator is sharing stories from her own life, yet manages to keep other characters at the center, avoiding self-mythologizing and sentimentality. Seriously great and unique.... full review
ANASTASIA RUTKOWSKI certified reviewer June 11, 2024
tagged as: poignant · heartfelt
This show is a truly delightful night at the theater. Bellina is a true master storyteller. She invites the audience in and from the moment lights go up you feel safe in her hands as she tells you the heartbreaking, hysterical, and emotional journey of her life with her one-of-a-kind mother. To watch Bellina switch between multiple characters with ease is a marvel you must witness in person. ... full review
LESLIE LESLIE certified reviewer June 11, 2024
tagged as: full of heart · poignant · hilarious
The best show!!! Bellina's is hilarious and heartbreaking at the same time. The show is a MUST SEE for anyone who has a mother. I love, love, loved it. It's a tour de force! ... full review
SARAH BYNUM certified reviewer June 11, 2024
tagged as: intimate · poignant · hilarious
Deeply funny and deeply moving, with a virtuoso performance by writer/actor Bellina Logan. I went with my daughter and husband and all three of us loved it. ... full review
JEFFREY BOLLINGER certified reviewer June 11, 2024
tagged as: engrossing · emotional · exciting · funny
What a great time. Bellina takes you on a journey, remembering her life, and it’s a wild ride. The play is funny and emotional and captivating. ... full review
AMANDA FOREMAN certified reviewer June 11, 2024
I have seen Confessions of a Mulatto Love Child 4 times and it always wrecks me. I laugh at the beginning and by the end, I’m sobbing uncontrollably. I love this show and I’ve brought many friends to see it—they all agree with me: Bellina Logan deserves the standing ovations she gets at the end of her performances. This play/Bellina Logan is not to be missed!!... full review
AVERIL GLEASON certified reviewer June 11, 2024
Best show ever!!!!!!!!!!! I was holding back sobs at the end of it. Belllina is such a master of the stage. ... full review
BEN BODÉ certified reviewer June 11, 2024
tagged as: moving · hilarious
I loved this show!... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 11, 2024
My review: This performance of Confessions of a Mulatto Love Child goes straight to the heart of the human experience. The relationship between a vibrant lioness of a single mother and her devoted daughter travels from one adventure to another told through the eyes of Bellina. We fall in love with her mother’s lust for life and determination to share it with her child. But with love comes heartbreak as we watch this beautiful and frustrating relationship between mother and daughter evolve into a role reversal when Bellina’s mother begins a decline into Alzheimer’s disease. It is heartwrenching as we watch Bellina loose her mother and watch her live our biggest fears of loosing ourselves in a society where age isn’t a gift but a detriment.... full review