Event Details

The August Wilson Red Door Project presents: THE EVOLVE EXPERIENCE

The August Wilson Red Door Project

Start Date: 05/06/2019

End Date: 05/25/2019

Directed by Kevin Jones
featuring monologues from 
New Black Fest's Hands Up: 7 Playwrights, 7 Testaments 
Cop Out: Beyond Black, White & Blue
May 18 | May 19 | May 23 | May 24 | May 25
Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center
5340 N Interstate Ave, Portland OR 97217

The Evolve Experience makes a compelling statement about the complexity of racial profiling from individual, community, and law enforcement perspectives.  The purpose of presenting monologues from both plays is to stimulate conversation and overcome a seemingly intractable divide.
Hands Up: 7 Playwrights, 7 Testaments monologues
Superiority Fantasy by Nathan James
Holes in My Identity by Nathan Yungerberg
Abortion by Nsangou Njikam
How I Feel by Dennis Allen II
Cop Out monologues
The PSA by Shepsu Aakhu
Happy Birthday Officer Hughes and Place Your Hands On Your Head In Holy City by J. Nicole Brooks
Full Stop by Bonnie Ratner
The Things You Can’t Unsee by J. David Shanks
So I Was Driving Along by Andrea Stolowitz

EVOLVE features Bryant Bentley*, Christopher Hirsh*, Paul Susi, Tyharra Cozier, Julana Torres*, Tim Golden, Rico Anderson*, and Jonathan Thompson.
* Member of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the U.S.

Registration details: https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?show=99909&mc_cid=9557a286d7&mc_eid=2d874e325b