Broadening the school to prison pipeline conversation
Published 12:00 am Thursday, May 9, 2019
Original play — ‘Lost in the System’ —7:30 p.m. May 10-11
Class Act, CFA’s spoken word group at Henderson Independent High School, performs “Lost In The System,” a play written by Catawba student Mason Livers in conjunction with Henderson students. It will be performed at Lee Street theatre, 329 N Lee St., on Friday and Saturday.
Artist-in-residence at Center for Faith & the Arts, Shane Manier, has been working these student for the entire school year.
Admission is free, donations are appreciated.Sponsored by Center for Faith & the Arts, CFA, 207 W. Harrison St. Learn more at 704-647-0999 or www.faithart.org
Paul Laurence Dunbar Group presents ‘Hidden Voices Speak’ — May 16-18 • 7 pm and May 19 • 4 pm: Stories of juvenile justice and school discipline disparity. Directed by Linda Hunt. performed at Eastsquare Artworks, 120 E. Innes St. Behind public parking lot by Dee’s Jewelers. Free and open to the public.
None Of The Above: An Arts Exploration of School Equity — Through May 31: Interactive art installation that uses narratives, live stage presentations, visual arts to create conversations and diverse perspectives on standardized testing and school discipline disparity to broaden the school to prison pipeline conversation. During the run of the exhibit a professionally directed cycle of monologues will be performed. At EastSquare Artworks, 120 E. Innes St., behind the parking lot beside Dee’s Jewelers.