May 26-June 4th: directing & performing as part of the 2017 Vanport Mosaic Festival
HERCULES DIDN’T WADE IN THE WATER
by Michael A Jones, directed by Damaris Webb
AMERICAN SUMMER SQUASH
by Don W Glenn directed by Jocelyn Seid
Offered as part of the 2017 Vanport Mosaic Festival, May 26 – 29.
Staged readings of two new one-act plays about the American Dream, displacement & Hurricane Katrina from the African American perspective.
Six Public Performances:
The Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center 5340 N Interstate Ave
Friday 5/26 @ 7pm, Saturday 5/27 7pm, Sunday 5/28 2pm
Friday 6/2 7pm, Saturday 6/3 7pm, Sunday 6/4 2pm
* curated post show conversation following Sunday 5/28 matinee
Run time 2hrs 30 minutes with one intermission, the box office at IFCC opens one hour before curtain.
with: La’Tevin Alexander, Anthony Armstrong, Arlena Barnes, Kenneth Dembo, Jasper Howard, Eric Island, Rickey Junior, Anya Pearson*, Seth Rue*, Andrea Vernae & Damaris Webb. Stage Management: Jory Bowers* & Judith Yeckel, Costume Design: Wanda Walden, Technical Direction: Lara A. Klingeman * Courtesy of Actor’s Equity Association
Admission: Sliding scale $5-$25. Please visit the Surge of Social Change exhibit running in tandem with this performance.
Tickets at www.vanportmosaic.org.
The Vanport Mosaic is a collective of artists, historians, educators and media makers seeking to engage the public in remembering the silenced histories of the Pacific Northwest to better understand our present.
Artistic Directors: Laura Lo Forti and Damaris Webb www.vanportmosaic.org