FYT Announces Auditions for Grades 7 – 12

Students in grades 7 through 12 are invited to audition for an
FYT Off The Press Staged Reading
In light of the George Zimmerman verdict, The New Black Fest commissioned six very diverse playwrights to write 10-minute plays on the topic of Trayvon Martin, race and/or privilege.  Facing Our Truth’s purpose is to incite serious discussion in our collective communities around these urgent issues.
The collection, Facing Our Truth: Ten Minute Plays on Trayvon, Race and Privilege is comprised of the following plays:
The Ballad of George Zimmerman, text by Dan O’Brien, music by Quetzal Flores
Colored by Winter Miller
Dressing by Mona Mansour & Tala Manassah
Night Vision by Dominique Morisseau
No More Monsters Here by Marcus Gardley
Some Other Kid by A. Rey Pamatmat
Student Auditions:
Tuesday, January 10, 20174:30-5:30pm
Auditions will include reading from the script. Students do not need to prepare anything to audition.
Saturday, January 21, 20172:30-5:30pm
Sunday, January 22, 20179am-3pm
Staged Reading & Talk-Back:
Sunday, January 22, 20174-6:30pm
theFYT.org  •  810.237.1530
Off The Press is sponsored by Fandangles’
Facing Our Truth is sponsored by Dr. Daniel and Donna Anbe
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