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      Second Season: "Breath, boom" and "Revolt" in College Park

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      November 22, 2019

      Friday   7:30 PM

      University of Maryland College Park
      College Park, Maryland 20742

      Second Season: "Breath, boom" and "Revolt"

      Presented By
      Presented By: 
      UMD School of Theatre Dance and Performance Studies

      Cafritz Foundation Theatre

      General Admission


      This impressionistic, episodic play by UMD alumna Kia Corthron creates a voice for Black women in today’s society, portraying them as multidimensional, empowered and demanding of respect. Rather than seeing them thrive unrealistically against all odds, we see them crack and break, ultimately supporting each other to build agency and resistance.

      Written & Directed by Walker Green
      Music Direction by Liezel Werner

      Revolt is a monologue-based historical play that pays homage to young activists, protestors and revolutionaries who were harmed or killed for their activism. A mosaic of stories represents the perspectives of youth who were involved in the Israel/Palestine conflict, resistance to Nazi Germany, the Dakota Access Pipeline at Standing Rock, Mississippi’s Civil Rights movement and more. This play encourages political activism among students and meaningful engagement in today’s politics.

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