Wake Up And Lives Actors Studio Presents "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
Wake Up And Lives Actors Studio Presents "Black and Blue Rhapsody"

“Black and Blue Rhapsody” raises the question, “Does anything change except the date?” when it comes to African American and police community relations?

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

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Ticket Information:     a.z.writer2015@gmail.com216-225-3429


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

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

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Contact: 216-225-3429

Email: a.z.writer2015@gmail.com


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Post-show Concession provided by Rainey’s Teen Leadership Program, led by Dontiez Hall.

Fundraising  proceeds to be applied to arts, education and cultural field trip projects.

Jennifer Harris, Exec. Director

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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Rainey Institute

1705 E. 55th Street , Cleveland, OH 44105

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