Court’s Spotlight Reading Series aims to rediscover plays by writers of color largely missing from the American stage and absent from the traditional canon.
Monday, November 5 | 6:30PM
NEIU Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies
700 E Oakwood Blvd (map)
Free. Limited seating. Tickets available beginning October 1, 2018.
The Story: In this farce from 1970, playwright Edgar White finds parallels between the real-life story of the Scottsboro Boys and Auguste Rodin’s Burghers of Calais, a famous sculpture depicting the town’s fathers who offered themselves as hostages to the invading English during the Hundred Years’ War.
The Spotlight Reading series is made possible in part by a grant from