L.A. Theatre Works: “Seven”

 

Date/Time

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts
733 Rivers St
Boone, NC 28608

Description

Seven is a riveting documentary play by seven female writers based on personal interviews with seven remarkable women who faced life-threatening obstacles before bringing heroic changes to their home countries of Pakistan, Nigeria, Ireland, Afghanistan, Guatemala, Russia and Cambodia.

Playwrights Carol K. Mack (who conceived the play), Anna Deavere Smith, Paula Cizmar, Catherine Filloux, Gail Kriegel, Ruth Margraff, and Susan Yankowitz collaborated to create a tapestry of stories that weave together the words of these women, dramatizing their struggles and triumphs over resistance, death threats, entrenched norms and pervasive violence. Since the premiere in 2008, the piece has been translated into 27 languages and performed worldwide in over 30 countries, sharing with an international audience these inspiring tales of bravery and perseverance.

Contact

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Phone: (800) 841-2787
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    • Boone
  • County:
    • Watauga
  • Event Category:
    • Art/Cultural,
    • ASU,
    • Special Events

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