Hold Up: Pride and Prejudice
WIT Virtual Shows - March 25, 2021
Hold Up showcases Black performers dissecting literature with laughter, poignant discussion, and topical context.
Created by Krystal Ramseur and Derek Hayes, Hold Up showcases Black performers dissecting literature in a way that wasn’t always comfortable in grade school. Full of laughter and energy, this panel show also delves into poignant academic assessments of the text while weaving in modern context and individual perspectives.
Cast- Samiyyah Ali, Chris Esperance, John Gebretatose, Michelle Gilliam, Alex Taliaferro, Simone Webster
This week’s book is Pride and Prejudice.
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