The play is based on story circles that the company held in Venice, CA, which focused on the changes in the Oakwood neighborhood, a historically black community. I was part of a group of professional artists who helped the community act out the story of the tensions between old residents and new development.
Written by Juliette Carillo. Directed by Rebecca Novick. Houses by Lynn Jefferies.
Cornerstone Theater Company's Summer Institute 2016.