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Performance of a Staged Reading: Found Suitable

August 28, 2017 @ 7:30 pm8:45 pm

Suggested Donation

LOS ANGELES–Found Suitable, conceived and produced by Susan Franklin Tanner and directed by James Macdonald, is a staged reading based upon the writing and stories of four residents of  The Francisco Homes transitional housing for Lifers—men on parole from life sentences.  Their words were edited by playwrights Bonnie Banfield and Doris Baizley.  The material was developed during LIFER: Life Stories from the Inside/Out workshops by Macdonald and Tanner.  The piece will be performed by Lifers Anthony M., H. Solis., Jim E. & Mike W.  The performance will be followed by a Second Act Discussion with the Audience, Facilitated by Luis J.  Rodriguez, former Poet Laureate of Los Angeles and author of Always Running.  LIFER: Life Stories from the Inside/Out is a venture of TheatreWorkers Project, in association with Ensemble Studio Theatre/LA.   This project was made possible with support from California Humanities, a non-profit partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.  Visit www.calhum.org.

Monday, August 28, 2017 at 7:30 – 8:45 PM
Ensemble Studio Theatre/LA
3269 Casitas Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90039

For reservations please email twproject83@gmail.com

Suggested Donation: $10

For more information, go to: http://www.estlosangeles.org/the-lifers-project/

LIFERS: LIFE STORIES FROM THE INSIDE/OUT is project supported by California Humanities’ Humanities for All Quick Grant. To learn more about Humanities for All Quick Grant, please see our web page HERE

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Date:
August 28, 2017
Time:
7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
Cost:
Suggested Donation
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Website:
http://www.estlosangeles.org/the-lifers-project/

Venue

Ensemble Studio Theatre LA
3269 Casitas Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90039 United States
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