Program Type:Special Event
ISU Theatre presents FACING OUR TRUTH: TEN MINUTE PLAYS ON TRAYVON, RACE AND PRIVILEGE
Written by A. Rey Pamatmat, Dan O'Brien, Dominique Morisseau, Mona Mansour, Winter Miller, Marcus Gardley, Tala Manassah, Quetzal Flores
Directed by Tiffany Johnson
Streaming March 25-28, 2021
March 25, 26 & 27 at 7:30 pm
March 28 at 2:00 pm
Written by a diverse group of playwrights in response to the killing of Trayvon Martin and the acquittal of George Zimmerman, these short plays revolve around racial biases, stereotypes, heartbreak, loss and enlightenment. Contains adult language and content.
"Crash the Watch Party"
The cast and creative team of "Facing Our Truth" will be watching the opening night performance together via Zoom on opening night. You can crash their watch party and join them immediately following the performance for a Q&A session.
For more info and the link for the performances visit: https://www.music.iastate.edu/productions/2020-2021/facing-our-truth-ten-minute-plays-trayvon-race-and-privilege
Presented in partnership with Ames Public Library, ISU Theatre and The Ames Branch of the NAACP.
Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome proposals via our website for programs at www.amespubliclibrary.org/programproposal and exhibits at https://www.amespubliclibrary.org/exhibit-proposal.