Sat, December 7, 2019, 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 Doors Open
2:00 Opening Ceremony
2:30 First Readings of Plays Followed by Discussion with Climate Panelists, Art, Music and Refreshments
5:30 Second Reading of Plays Followed by Discussion with Climate Panelists, Art, Music and Refreshments
8:00 Closing Ceremony
Climate Change Theater Action plays directed by Jessica Litwak and co produced by the Arlene Francis Center and the H.E.A.T. Collective, coinciding with the UN Climate Accords. On December 7th guests will enter into interactive environmental art exhibits by professional artists including Dotti Cichon, Emiko Ogasawara, Helen and Newton Harrison, Amanda Rose Hopkins, Jerry Wilson, Katya Rice, and Kajsa Edvardsson. Then they will enjoy staged readings of Climate Change Theater Action plays directed by Jessica Litwak with local actors: Caitlin Strom Martin, Vivien Strauss, Lillian Myers and Jessica Litwak. Written by: Chantal Bilodeau, Hassan Abdulrazzak, Lana Nasser, Katie Pearl, Jessica Litwak and Elaine Avila.
After the theatrical performances a panel of experts on Climate Change and environmental issues, including Susan Kegley of Bees ‘N’ Blooms and Shirley Johnson of the Sierra Club, will engage with audience members. The event will culminate in a celebration of live music and participants will be asked to pledge specific actions to climate causes.
The Arlene Francis Center
99 W. Sixth Street