Day the Waters Came, The

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It’s summer 2005. Maya Marsalis takes you by the hand, sometimes the throat, and leads you through her landscape the day Hurricane Katrina came, the levees broke, the world watched and the US government did nothing. Go with her as she shows you how her world and that of thousands of African-American citizens changed forever, the day the waters came.

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Description

Creators
Lisa Evans, playwright

 

Details

61 pgs. 2 female, 2 male

Originally produced by Redbridge Theatre Centre, UK, in 2010

Run Time: 60 minutes

Audience Recommendation: 13+

Synopsis

It’s summer 2005. Maya Marsalis takes you by the hand, sometimes the throat, and leads you through her landscape the day Hurricane Katrina came, the levees broke, the world watched and the US government did nothing. Go with her as she shows you how her world and that of thousands of African-American citizens changed forever, the day the waters came.

“Empowering, shocking, touching.”Reviewsgate, UK

“An intense deeply though provoking play that lifts the lid on the personal devastation of hurricane Katrina… Though she has an audience of primarily teenagers and young adults in mind, Evans’ play has emotional hooks for everyone.” -Spoonfed, UK

Classroom Reading Fee: $50 per classroom, per semester
Amateur/Educational Royalty Fee: $75 per performance
Professional Royalty Fee: please inquire for a quote
The royalty fee includes permission to make copies of the perusal script for your cast.

 

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Script Type

Demo CD, Hard Copy Perusal, PDF Perusal, Written Score Hard Copy, Written Score PDF

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