In January, The Black Rep will present the world premiere of Canfield Drive, a poignant play highlighting news events from the epicenter of Ferguson following the shooting of Michael Brown, Jr. Constructed from interviews with St. Louisans involved in various aspects of the events in Ferguson, the play is sure to spark conversation and reflection on campus and in the region as the 5th anniversary of the events approach this summer. Debriefs are designed for participants who have seen the play. In partnership with the Black Rep, the Academy is offering half off of your discounted staff/faculty ticket price. Tickets may be purchased using the discount code [The Academy] along with your staff/faculty ID at the Edison Theater Box Office or by calling The Black Reps Box office 314-534-3810
* Twice a week during the run of the show the Academy will facilitate a discussion for those who have seen the play to debrief (and free lunch!).
Half off of Faculty/Staff discounted tickets from Thursday – Sunday for the Canfield Drive season (you pay $11.25, normal discount $22.50)
Lunchtime debrief sessions on Friday’s and Monday’s during the run (including lunch)
Play dates: Week 1: January 10,11,12,13, Week 2: January 17,18,19,20, Week 3: January 24,25,26,27
Debrief dates Week 1: January 11 & 14, featured lunch by Seoul Taco, Week 2: January 18 & 21, featured lunch by House of India, Week 3: January 25 & 28, featured lunch by The Vine
There will be Black Rep tables (next to the Edison Theater Box office) that will sell and distribute the discounted tickets.
Show your Staff or Faculty ID and give the code “The Academy”. This will allow you to receive Half off of Faculty/Staff discounted tickets from Thursday – Sunday for the Canfield Drive season (you pay $11.25, normal discount $22.50).
Enjoy the show!
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To see event flyer click here.