Lady Wrestler: The Amazing, Untold Story of African-American Women in the Ring, Director Chris Bournea in person


7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

$6 - $8

Wexner Center for the Arts

1871 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43210


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Local author and filmmaker Chris Bourneas Lady Wrestler uncovers the forgotten stories of Babs Wingo, Marva Scott, Ethel Johnson, and Ramona Isbell, African American women from Columbus who blazed a trail in the world of professional wrestling in the 1950s and 60s. Before civil rights legislation and the womens rights movement, these athletes braved racism and sexism to succeed in a white, male-dominated profession. (82 mins., DCP)