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Inspiring & Unforgettable!

With powerful stories and transformative songs, Daughter Of The Struggle is an intimate journey into the life of the legendary Dick Gregory and the family that loves him. This autobiographical performance reveals Ayanna Gregory’s multi-dimensional existence as a daughter of the Civil Rights Movement. Ayanna chronicles important and historical events throughout her father’s life of fame and human rights activism from a daughter’s perspective.

As one of ten children, Ayanna continues her family legacy and finds her own voice as an agent of change in the world. This One Woman Show will take audiences on an inspiring journey to self discovery and true purpose.
For booking and more information, contact bookingayanna@verizon.net


“Her performance was incredible! Every chance you get,

you have got to see her live and in person.”

-Mazi Mutafa,
Executive Director, Words Beats & Life Inc.


“Powerful and moving!….Ms. Gregory reminds us in her one woman show

Daughter of the Struggle why legacy–the stories we tell our children–is so vital to the survival of a people.”

-Dr. Carol E. Henderson,
Chair, Department of Black American Studies, Professor of English, University of Delaware