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Lynn Manning

Playwright Lynn Manning presents “Weights” a solo show about people that shares his life from childhood poverty through his evolving creativity as a blind artist. Born in Fresno, and raised in Los Angeles, Lynn Manning is an award winning playwright, poet, actor, and former World Champion Judo player. His accomplishments and much success come after being shot and blinded in 1978. He has appeared on many TV shows and commercials; and has written and starred in the independent short film, “Shoot!” “Weights” traces Manning’s life from his impoverished childhood in South-Central L.A.

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