Hold Up: Animal Farm
WIT Virtual Shows - July 1, 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. This week’s book is George Orwell’s Animal Farm.
Cast: Shoshana Alexander-Daniels, Chris Esperance, Erica Johnson, Eva Lewis, Hank Rawlerson, Simone Webster
This week’s book is Animal Farm by George Orwell
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