Hold Up: The Giver
WIT Virtual Shows - January 28, 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 The Giver.
This week’s cast: Samiyyah Ali, Erica Johnson, Lori Pitts, Hank Rawlerson,Tandra Turner and Sade Young.
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