History

Home/History

WHY 12 ANGRY MEN IS MORE RELEVANT THAN EVER

WHY 12 ANGRY MEN IS MORE RELEVANT THAN EVER Tom Bond May 16, 2017 These are not tolerant times. It takes no stretch of the imagination to picture a minority man being swiftly sentenced to death because his peers were too lazy or short-sighted or racist to view his case as anything more than a [...]

By |2020-02-29T13:24:19-05:00February 29th, 2020|Blog, Events, History, Shows|Comments Off on WHY 12 ANGRY MEN IS MORE RELEVANT THAN EVER

The Color of Justice

A justice system which tolerates injustice is doomed to collapse. — Leonard Noisette, quoted in Reducing Racial Disparities in the Criminal Justice System (2000) In 1991 in Los Angeles, a bystander videotaped police officers beating Rodney King, a black man, after a car chase. People in the African-American community had long complained of cases of [...]

By |2020-02-29T13:12:59-05:00February 29th, 2020|Blog, Events, History, Shows|Comments Off on The Color of Justice

Can Theatre Change the World?

From howlround.com: Anne Kauffman, director: “This is my theory. I don’t think theatre can change the world. I think theatre is a necessary part of our culture’s ecosystem. It’s not about necessarily changing the world. It’s about a very, very important part of our culture. If you take that away, then the culture fails. So [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:20:24-04:00May 6th, 2016|Blog, History, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Can Theatre Change the World?