Facing Our Truth:
Ten Minute Plays on Trayvon, Race and Privilege

Virtual Reading Tuesday, August 4 at 7 p.m. via Zoom

The fight for social justice, equality, police reform, and human decency continues. We at the Hippodrome Theatre wish to continue that fight with conversation along with action.
Join us for a special one-night reading of FACING OUR TRUTH: TEN MINUTE PLAYS ON TRAYVON, RACE AND PRIVILEGE. Where we will explore these themes through the art and performance of these powerful short plays. Registration is completely free.

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