See our work in action
PAGE TO STAGE FESTIVAL - DEAR AMERICA: DISCONNECT BETWEEN PERCEPTION & TRUTH
Monday, September 2nd 9:30am-12pm
The Kennedy Center - Chinese Lounge
Join us on Labor Day to hear the words of men who are currently incarcerated brought to life by returned citizens! Explore the perception of inmates versus the reality with us. You'll get the chance to jump in the action and try out some Theatre of the Oppressed activities, engage with real stories of our participants, and role play potential solutions to the issues raised.
FIRST FRIDAY WITH PETWORTH ARTS COLLABORATIVE
Friday, September 6th
Fia’s Fabulous Finds, Willow, & Loyalty Books
806 Upshur St NW, 843 Upshur St NW,
& 827 Upshur St NW
Washington, DC 20011
Join us as we team up with Petworth Arts Collaborative, Justice Arts Coalition, A Better Sentence, and other DC-based organizations that provide arts opportunities inside prisons and jails to showcase different arts created by people who are incarcerated or formerly incarcerated. Grab a drink or something to eat and explore the spaces with your friends. There will be visual art, poetry, theatre, and more!
7:30pm-9:00pm // Performances at Willow begin: Theater by Voices Unbarred, Poetry Reading by A Better Sentence, film by Justice Arts Coalition ending with a Q&A with the teaching artists and organizations
Artwork will remain on display at venues throughout the month of September.