Screening: A Death in the City (based on the play of the same name)
Local playwright Faye Sholiton’s A Death in the City has been adapted into a film produced and directed by Cleveland filmmaker Marquette Williams and starring Sherrie Tolliver.
On April 7, 1964, Rev. Bruce Klunder, age 26, was killed during a protest in Cleveland’s Glenville neighborhood. A full decade after the Brown v. Board Supreme Court decision, the city’s schools were more segregated — and therefore, more inequitable than ever.
Local playwright Faye Sholiton began interviewing people who recalled those troubled years, including many who had been children in the system. Their testimonies informed her 2017 play, A Death in the City. Now the play has beenView more
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- Dec 4, 2022 at 11:30 am (Sun)
- Dec 4, 2022 at 03:00 pm (Sun)
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