Friday, October 7th, 2011 at 7pm
OPENING NIGHT PERFORMANCE and POST SHOW DISCUSSION
Join the producers, playwright and Special Guests for a Special Opening Night Performance and Post Discussion. SAVIOUR? will offer post-performance conversations with prominent New Yorkers where its themes can be more deeply explored by the audience. The first panel, a discussion entitled The Black and White of Activism with New York City Council Member Charles Barron (D, Brooklyn, District 42) and playwright Esther Armah, will follow the opening night performance scheduled for Friday, October 7 at 7:00 pm. Purchase Tix Now >>
Sunday, October 9th, 2011 at 7pm
PRESS MATINEE PERFORMANCE & RECEPTION
The press performance for SAVIOUR? is Sunday, October 9 at 3:00 p.m. To arrange press tickets or interviews with Ms. Armah, Passion, Michael Green or Jimmy Aquino, contact Thysha M. Shabazz at 646.410.0246 or at [email protected]
Saturday October 22nd @ 7pm
PERFORMANCE and POST SHOW PANEL DISCUSSION
Panel discussion: 'ARTS & ACTIVISM: THE SEXY OF COMPLEXITY'
featuring LYNN NOTTAGE, Pulitzer Prize winner of 'Ruined' and
ESTHER ARMAH celebrated playwright of SAVIOUR?
Saturday, October 22nd at 7:00 pm. Purchase Tix Now >>
Sunday, October 23, 2011 3:00 - 5:30pm
MATINEE PERFORMANCE and POST SHOW DISCUSSION
After the play, the Powerhouse Panel | ‘White Privilege, Activism, Race, Honesty in the Age of Obama’. Featuring: Jennifer Jlove Calderon – Activist, Educator, Author: ‘Love, Race, Liberation: Til The White Day Is Done’; Margery Freeman – Educator, Organizer, Trainer with the People’s Institute for Survival and Beyond; and Esther Armah - Playwright, Radio Host WBAI99.5FM’s Wake Up Call. | Moderated by: Dr. Marc Lamont Hill - Academic, Author, Political Commentator, Activist, Host of TV show ‘Our World With Black Enterprise’ .
After the panel, the Book-signing | ‘The Classroom & The Cell: Conversations on Black Life in America’ – Mumia Abu Jamal & Marc Lamont Hill.
JUST ADDED: SAVIOUR? welcomes special guest DR. CORNEL WEST on Sunday October 23rd for the 3pm performance and panel discussion. Dr. Cornel West, Princeton professor, New York Times best-selling author, lecturer, commentator. Dr West has written 19 books and edited 13 books. He is best known for his classic Race Matters, Democracy Matters, and his new memoir, Brother West: Living and Loving Out Loud. He appears frequently on the Bill Maher Show, Colbert Report, CNN and C-Span as well as on Tavis Smiley’s PBS TV Show. He can be heard weekly on Tavis Smiley’s NPI radio program.
Artists subject to change.