Facilitated Community Talkbacks for The Scottsboro Boys

  • Organization Name:
    Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc

  • Organization City:
    West Hartford

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  • Grant Summary:

    Funding will allow Playhouse on Park, an award-winning professional theater founded in 2009, to hold talkbacks after all performances of its production of THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS, June 26 to August 4, 2019. Featuring the cast and facilitated by community leaders with expertise in racial justice issues, the talkbacks will allow the audience to ask the cast questions about the powerful play they have just seen. The talkbacks will foster discussion of sensitive topics raised by the Scottsboro story and the play itself.

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