Hold Up: Carrie
WIT Virtual Shows - October 18, 2020
Hold Up showcases Black performers dissecting literature with laughter, poignant discussion, and topical context. This week's selection: the Stephen King novel "Carrie".
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, Minneapolis and New York.
Cast: John Gebretatose, Rasheed Green, Erica Johnson, Nicole McCauley, Jamal Newman, Tandra Turner
THIS WEEK’S BOOK IS CARRIE.
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