Theater Events

Fri Oct 21, 2016 - Fri Oct 28, 2016 · 8:00 pm

Lobby Hero

Marie and Edward Matthews ’53 Acting Studio · Presented by: Program in Theater

In the lobby of a Manhattan apartment building in the middle of the night, two security guards are drawn into a murder investigation and face dilemmas of race, gender and friendship. Featuring seniors Charlie Baker and Stanley Mathabane, directed by faculty member Mark Nelson.

Matthews Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center · Presented by: Department of African American StudiesLewis Center for the ArtsMcCarter Theatre Center

“Every 28 Hours” is a theater project and national partnership inspired by the widely-shared and hotly-debated statistic that a black person is killed by the police, security guards, or neighborhood watch vigilantes every 28 hours in the United States.