Tony Award winning director, Kenny Leon, will host celebrity guests for a weekend of entertainment and golf to raise funds for True Colors Theatre Company’s signature arts program, the National August Wilson Monologue Competition.

Celebrating its 10th year, the August Wilson Monologue Competition is designed to help students of all backgrounds connect with a significant part of American history, explore African American culture and gain theatre and performance skills.


The festivities will begin the morning of Friday, May 19, 2017 at the Golf Club of Georgia.  Golfing participants will join Kenny Leon and legendary actor, Samuel L. Jackson, as they compete for the coveted “Kenny Cup.”  The day will include a continental breakfast, ladies golf clinic, a buffet lunch, raffle drawing and awards reception in the clubhouse.

On the evening of Saturday, May 20, 2017, celebrities, golfers and their guests will gather for an exclusive party that will include dinner, cocktails, a live auction and celebrity entertainment at Tony Conway’s Flourish in Atlanta.

Event Co-Chairs:

Fredricka Whitfield, news anchor for CNN

Lynn Jarrett-Gude, Executive Vice President of Gude Management Group

Samuel L. Gude III, CEO of Gude Management Group

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Friday, May 19, 2017: Golf Club of Georgia


The Golf Club of Georgia

1 Golf Club Drive

Alpharetta, Georgia 30005


Celebrity Golf Tournament                          Gals on the Greens:  Ladies Golf Clinic
Registration 7am                                                      Registration 11am
Shot Gun Start 9am                                                 Start time   Noon
Lunch & awards reception                                      Lunch & awards reception


Saturday, May 20, 2017


Flourish Atlanta

3143 Maple Dr NE

Atlanta, GA 30305


Star-Studded Gala: Tony Conway’s Flourish 
7pm – 11pm
Cocktails, dinner, celebrity performance and live auction
Cocktail Attire
For pricing and more information, please contact LaTeshia Ellerson at 404-532-1901 ext. 203 or