Deets: Meet Academy Award–winning actress Lupita Nyong’o, as she celebrates Sulwe, her powerful, moving picture book about colorism, self-esteem, and learning that true beauty comes from within.
Sulwe has skin the color of midnight. She is darker than everyone in her family. She is darker than anyone in her school. Sulwe just wants to be beautiful and bright, like her mother and sister. Then a magical journey in the night sky opens her eyes and changes everything.
In this stunning debut picture book, actress Lupita Nyong’o creates a whimsical and heartwarming story to inspire children to see their own unique beauty.
Who You May Spot: Lupita Nyong’o
Hint for the Average Socialite: Tickets are available now!
Each ticket includes one pre-signed copy of Sulwe, entrance to the event space as Lupita reads Sulwe, and admission to the line to meet Lupita and get your photo with her. The photo will be taken by a professional photographer for you to download following the event -- no personal cell phone / camera use will be allowed.
At the event, your ticket will be scanned and a wristband given, which will grant you one pre-signed copy of Sulwe, entrance to the reading and one photo with Lupita Nyong'o.
The photo will be taken by a professional photographer for you to download following the event -- no personal cell phone / camera use will be allowed.
Additional un-signed copies of Sulwe will be available in store for purchase while supplies last.
Lupita Nyong'o will NOT be signing memorabilia.
No large bags will be permitted into the event.
**Guidelines are subject to change
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