One Drop of Love is a multimedia one-woman show exploring the intersections of race, class and gender in search of truth, justice and LOVE.

One Drop is written, produced and performed by Fanshen Cox DiGiovanni. The show is one hour with a half hour Q&A, and is appropriate for ages 12 and above, as it deals with purposely raw content.

Find out how to bring the show to your school, conference, theatre venue or event here: BOOK THE SHOW; or send an email to Lilah Greenberg: lilah(at)onedropoflove(dot)com

See below for upcoming show dates and click our ‘APPEARANCES‘ link above for even more dates & venues.


June 2017

CAMBRIDGE, MA – Central Square Theater
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Loving v. Virginia

WHEN: Tuesday, June 13
Matinee: 1:00PM
Evening: 7:00PM
WHERE: Central Square Theater
450 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139
TICKETS:*free & open to the public
RSVP STRONGLY RECOMMENDED – please click here: One Drop of Love at Central Square Theater

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – San Francisco Black Film Festival
*FILM screening
WHEN: Friday, June 16 from 4:oopm-6:00pm
WHERE: Lush Life Theater
1320 Fillmore Street
San Francisco, CA
TICKETS: Please check here for ticket details: San Francisco Black Film Festival

What Audiences Are Saying:
(to see full quotes and more click our PRESS/REVIEWS page)

Vibrant and tremendously brave…”One Drop of Love” is an odyssey of love, of race and ultimately of redemption. . . Cox’s tale will break your heart even as it heals it.
Junot Díaz, Pulitzer Prize Winner, MacArthur “Genius” Fellow, Professor of Writing at MIT.

“One Drop of Love” not only provided a spectacular performance  by Fanshen Cox DiGiovanni, but was also one of the most socially important conversations the Fox has been able to help facilitate within our community…
– Allan Vella, President and CEO of the Fox Theatre, Atlanta, GA

Fanshen Cox’s “One Drop of Love” interweaves the intimacy of personal experience with the larger social and political changes redefining race, gender and the kinship in America…
Michele Elam, professor of English, Stanford University

Fanshen’s story is quite incredible, but it is her retelling of it that captures an audience… She is the kind of performer who will inspire people to embrace what makes them different and see it as a strength.
– Randall Arney, Artistic Director, Geffen Playhouse

“One Drop of Love” is funny, entertaining and moving.
– Kim Wayans, Actress: PariahIn Living Color; Writer/Performer: A Handsome Woman Retreats

“One Drop of Love” is beautiful and brave… In this sometimes searing, sometimes funny, and always smart play she shows us both the terrible things we do to those we love and a way forward to a better future.
– Paul Spickard, professor of history at University of California, Santa Barbara

Click the APPEARANCES link for a list of upcoming and past performances.