Friday, January 29, 2016

“THE PIANO LESSON” POST-SHOW COMMUNITY CONVERSATION IN PRINCETON

RACE AND ITS RESONANCE IN AUGUST WILSON’S THE PIANO LESSON

A McCarter Theatre/Not In Our Town Princeton Community Partnership Event

WHERE: McCarter Theatre Center, Berlind Rehearsal Room, 91 University Place, Princeton
WHEN: Saturday, February 6, 2016, immediately following the 3pm matinee of The Piano Lesson

Refreshments will be served.  Seating is limited and must be reserved; please RSVP here.

This post-performance event is intended to provide an opportunity for interested audience members to engage with one another in a conversation that focuses specifically on the story of The Piano Lesson as an articulation of black American experience through which issues and themes pertaining to race, racism, and racial oppression and injustice can be shared and explored for meaning and understanding. 

The conversation will be highly interactive and facilitated in small groups by members of Not In Our Town Princeton. 90 minutes.

Not In Our Town Princeton is an interracial, interfaith social action group united to advance the cause of racial justice.  For more information, please visit www.niotprinceton.org.