Teens Speak Out: Thoughts & Prayers are not Enough!
Directed by: La Ronda Etheridge
Performances on: February 15th @ 7pm, February 16th @ 7pm, February 17th @ 2pm
Ticket Prices: Adult – $15; Senior/Military/Student – $10
Join us for a special Teen Broadway Our Way production- the first of its kind. This event gives voices to local teens as they examine the effects of gun violence in schools and the ways in which it impacts their lives everyday through a collage of art forms including: theatrical productions, music, visual art, and multimedia.
FEATURING PERFORMANCES OF:
I Was There
Written by: Sam Guzman
Synopsis: Students recall their experiences during a school shooting and work to understand their feelings in the emotional aftermath.
Written by: Douglas Craven
Synopsis: In a dark classroom, eight students sit in an “official lockdown,” not knowing if it’s just a drill or an actual emergency. When a hysterical younger girl bolts from the room and the teacher follows, the remaining students are left alone to decide if it’s safer to stay or run.
Starring: Kristina Charpentier, Tim Walsh, Jessica Farley, Jonas Lippert, Abigail Strassmann, Jude Watson, Jade Sanchez, Luis Galvez, Erica Schneider, John Snelgrove, Maiya Drake, Jonas Stagi, Allisyn Walker, Angie Green, and Jordan Ansberry
“I Was There” By Sam Guzman and “Lockdown” by Douglas Craven
Produced by special arrangement with Playscripts, Inc. (www.playscripts.com)