Alabama Story Taylor Sanders

Alabama StoryReturn

Playwright Kenneth Jones Producer City Lights Theater Company  [Website] Description It’s 1959 and the Civil Rights movement is starting to grip America. In Montgomery, Alabama, a fight over a controversial children’s book — one in which a black rabbit marries a white rabbit — pits librarian Emily Wheelock Reed against segregationist Sen. E.W. Higgins. Childhood friends reunite, only to be caught up in the political and racial tensions of the time. Inspired by true events, this drama explores tests of character and emotions that reshaped our nation... Running Time 2:15 Performers Karen DeHart   [Emily Wheelock Reed]
Erik Gandolfi   [Senator E.W. Higgins]
Bezachin Jifar   [Joshua Moore]
Steve Lambert   [Garth Williams/Bobby Crone/H.Webb]
Maria Marquis   [Lily Whitfield]
Jeremy Ryan   [Thomas Franklin]
Creative Staff Lisa Mallette   [Director]
Ron Gasparinetti   [Scenic Designer]
Anna Chase   [Costume Designer]
Mia Kumamoto   [Lighting Designer]
George Psarras   [Sound Designer]
Miranda Whipple   [Properties Designer]

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