(performing at the Jo Long Theatre at the Little Carver Civic Center, 226 N. Hackberry St., San Antonio - click for map)
presents details of the 2013-2014 theatre season:
We Are Who We Were: The Migration Project
The project is an examination and celebration of the great migration of the twentieth century on the present day and its impact through the eyes of contemporary playwrights. Last season it was “A Raisin in the Sun”, this year will feature 3 Main Stage productions that highlight the experience that changed the shape of American culture and history including leadership, family, religion and gender politics/ responsibility.
Season 13 FREE Audition Workshop & Season Auditions
September 6-7, 2013
Free Audition workshop training to prepare & encourage and performers for season auditions.
Season 13 Fundraiser October, 2013
Get dressed up, come have some fun, &help support our season efforts! More details coming!
December 12-15, 2013
A retelling of the Christmas story with a predominately black cast, with narrative, dance, gospel songs and folk spirituals, a unique creation of this prolific poet and playwright.
January 17-February 9, 2014 (no show Jan 18 & Feb 3)
A gripping reimagination of events the night before the assassination of the civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. On April 3, 1968, after delivering one of his most memorable speeches, an exhausted Dr. King retires to his room at the Lorraine Motel while a storm rages outside. When a mysterious stranger arrives with some surprising news, King is forced to confront his destiny and his legacy to his people.
Crumbs From The Table Of Joy ~ Lynn Nottage
March 28-April 13, 2014
A Black, recent widower and his daughters move to Brooklyn for a better life. Not knowing how to parent, he turns to others for answers, namely his sister-in-law who stands for everything he dislikes. As the racial and social issues of the late 1950s escalate, personal issues between the two explode, prompting him to walk out. A few days later, he returns, with a new wife—a white, German immigrant, and life in the household gets heated.
Theme: “Family Matters”
May 9 & 10, 2014
An evening of original one-act plays and monologues presented by some of the city’s finest!
May 23, 2014
Theatre Summer Camp for Kids *
June 9-27, 2014
Greatness happens with vision, belief, motivation and support. The CCCC and TRG share a common vision to empower young lives to reach the unthinkable! This latest installment will have two camps to facilitate youth from ages 6-18, beginner to advanced!
Season Tickets available soon!
*In partnership with The Carver Community Cultural Center
*All events at The Carver Community Cultural Center unless noted
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(All titles and dates subject to change)
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