A Special Performance of The Best Seats In Your House

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DateJune 11 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Time07:30 pm - 08:30 pm

Location 10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States

 

Event details

RSVPs for tonight’s performance have closed.

The arts expose us to different viewpoints, expand our knowledge and help explain difficult situations in an approachable and universal way. Artists play a vital role in the ongoing conversation about systemic racism, implicit bias, equity and access.

Experience and enjoy live theatre from your own home and from the best seats in your house during this special performance. Spend your Tuesday evening wrapped up in short, powerful and relevant one-act plays. Creators, performers, fans, and newcomers welcome, all we ask is that you RSVP so we can provide you with the access link and information. You will receive an email with access information on Thursday, June 11 at 6 p.m. Performance begins at 7:30 p.m. and is 45 minutes.

The playbill:

Hands Up by Kristy Thomas, starring Nemo Philor and Dena Galyean and directed by Bill Taylor

On the day of the Michael Brown shooting Mason, an African American man, arrives home to see his white wife Maryann watching the news as it unfolds. Mason wants to take action and stand with people protesting. He sees this as his time to stand for what he believes is an injustice. MaryAnn doesn’t understand why this is so important. Mason desperately wants Maryann to support his decision and MaryAnn wants Mason to follow what he believes is right while seeing the dangers of his decision.

For Black Women Who Experienced Genocide When The Police Murders of Their Sons Was Too Much by Keith A. Wallace, starring Sonya McCarter and directed by Bill Taylor

A grieving mother needs you to understand.

Remembrance by Aja Houston,starring Lemec Bernard and Tijuana Clemons and directed by Bill Taylor

Holly and Robert are back in Florida for their ritualistic trip of mourning. These trips have taken a toll on their marriage, their sanity, and their happiness. This year threatens to break their marriage forever or save it.