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"Black and Blue Rhapsody"

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Presented by Wake Up and Live's Actor's Studio at Rainey Institute, Cleveland OH

Jun 01 - 02 2019
"Black and Blue Rhapsody"

Tate , a long-time barbershop owner, and Ace, his ex-con friend, hang out with their Fairfax neighborhood customers and buddies when the invariable police frustrations crop up after two cops chase a black kid into the shop.

“Black and Blue Rhapsody,” a 2-act drama, by Richard Asbury, presents community relations issues, the problems, attitudes, perceptions and behaviors  between African American residents and the police, which hopes to offer possible solutions to improve interactions between the two groups.

Tate, nearing retirement, Ace, struggling at work, Mary Ellen, the optimistic mail carrier, Vincent – X, the enthusiastic Muslim, the police and neighborhood  black kids share their views, attitudes, beliefs

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Ticket Information:  216-225-3429,

General Admission:  $20.00. (Advance sales, only):

Students (w/ID), Seniors (60+):   $15.00

Tickets available, April 25, 2019. Open Seating.

Contact: 216-225-3429


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Rainey Institute

1705 E. 55th Street , Cleveland, OH 44105

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