Cornell University

AFTER ORLANDO Staged Reading

Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 7:30pm

Cornell University's Schwartz Center for Performing and Media Arts' Film Forum

Civic Ensemble, Cultura Ithaca, and Teatrotaller, in association with Missing Bolts Productions Inc. (Blair Baker & Zac Kline artistic directors) and NoPassport Theatre Alliance and Press (Caridad Svich, founder), are pleased to present a staged reading of AFTER ORLANDO, an evening of short plays in response to the shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida.

Wednesday, November 9th at 7:30pm at Sacred Root Kava Bar, 103 South Geneva Street, downtown Ithaca.

Thursday, November 10th at 7:30pm at Cornell University's Schwartz Center for Performing and Media Arts' Film Forum.

AFTER ORLANDO is an international playwright driven theatre action including over seventy playwrights from the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Africa and Australia. Plays have been specifically written and curated in response to the Pulse Nightclub shooting this June and will be read at over 40 venues across the country and in the UK throughout the fall.

Partners venues include: The Finborough Theatre (London); Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre and the LGTB Center (NYC); Round House Theatre and Olney Theatre Center (DC); The Inge Center (Independence, KS); Theatre@Boston Court and the University of Southern California (Los Angeles); Miami New Drama (Miami), Philadelphia Theatre Company and The University of the Arts (Philadelphia) and many more.

This event supported in part by Latina/o Studies Program and Department of Performing and Media Arts.