Motivation, determination, and the meaning of life came to Detroiter Brenda Perryman early in life. At the tender age of 18, she had been a college freshman all of three weeks when she found herself a passenger in a car that spun out of control on a Michigan highway.

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Casting Director
Excellent at script and character analysis and pairing the role with the right actor

Public Speaker
Great Mistress of Ceremonies; Sensitivity and a sense of Humor

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Tender Ravings

  • Troy, Featrued Poet, “Jazz on the Green”
  • Detroit, Actress, “The Vagina Maonologues,” The Millenium Centre
  • Las Vegas, Featured Poet, 2007 Women of Color Conference
  • Detroit, Featured Poet, Broadside Press Poets Theatre
  • Detroit, Featured Poet, Poetry and Jazz, Comerica City Fest
  • Atlanta, Black Arts and Theater Festival-Featured Poet
  • Philadelphia, “Spirit in the Words,” La Brassiere-Featured Poet
  • Seattle, “Unity ‘99” Sheraton Hotel- Featured Poet
  • Los Angeles, “Spirit in the Words,” Georgia, Featured Poet
  • Southern University, Procter & Gamble Black College Tour, Lecturer
  • Howard University, Procter & Gamble Black College Tour, Lecturer/Poet
  • Texas, Southern University, Procter & Gamble Historically Black College Tour, Poet/Lecturer
  • New York City, “Spirit in the Words,” Be. Smith’s –Featured Poet
  • Detroit, “Spirit in the Words,” The Detroit Yatch Club, Featured Poet
  • Atlanta, “Black Arts Festival,” Event Loft, The Underground, Featured Poet
  • 25 Nationwide Venues, “Tampax Total You Tour,” Tour Inspirationalist Speaker, Featured Poet
  • Dallas, “Girlfriends Coffee Talk," Featured Poet
  • Detroit, “Healing Hearts” State Theater, Featured Poet
  • Detroit, “Spirit in the Words,” Museum of African American History, Featured Poet
  • St. Thomas, Tom Joyner Foundation, Fantastic Voyage
  • Detroit, “Brunch with Sidney Portier”, Featured Poet
  • The Roostertail, “Evening with Regina Bell”, Featured Poet
  • Troy, “An Evening of Jazz Greats”, Featured Poet
  • Detroit, “Evening with Maya Angelou,” Featured Poet
  • Atlanta, “National CASA Conference” Featured Speaker Opening Luncheon
  • Farmington, “Chrysler Black History Month Presentation featuring Dr. Ben Chavis,” Featured Poet
  • Detroit, “Tastefest,” featured poet