Life and Literature Performance Series

Life and Literature Performance Series
Date: 
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 7:30pm
Thursday, September 20, 2018 7:30pm
Friday, September 21, 2018 7:30pm
Saturday, September 22, 2018 7:30pm
Matinee: 
Sunday, September 23, 2018 2:00pm
Location: 
Studio 4 at McKee Gymnasium
By: 
various
Director: 
Heather Carver, Artistic Director

Life and Literature Performance Series 2018, Artistic Director, Dr. Heather Carver

The 16th annual Life and Literature Performance Series features cutting-edge original and adapted works by MU student authors, giving voice to emerging talent by staging a diverse body of new scripts. Come see an evening full of stunning solo performances, poetic and ethnographic works, original and even some classics with a twist. FREE, first come, first seated, doors at 7PM.

This year's plays:
Passion Play, by Zahria Moore, directed by Cat Gleason
Mamie, Martha, and Mary come to the realization that the greatest challenge of being a mother is raising your son.
 
Safe, by Georgia Douglas Johnson,
directed by Zahria Moore and Blake Willoughby
Written by an African American playwright, journalist, and poet, Safe is set in the American South during the 1930s and focuses on the birth of a child amidst an era of lynchings.

7:30 pm:  Sept 19 - 23

Studio 4 in McKee Gymnasium
Doors at 7:00 pm.