Hold Up: The Crucible
WIT Virtual Shows - September 3, 2020
Hold Up showcases Black performers dissect literature with laughter, poignant discussion, and topical context. This week's selection: Arthur Miller's The Crucible.
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.
The cast features all Black performers from Baltimore, DC, and Miami: Brandin Bowden, Precious Jenkins, Namakau Lewanika, Stephanie Rae, Alex Waddell, Karyn Wilson
THIS WEEK’S BOOK IS THE CRUCIBLE
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