( Tue., Oct. 6, 2020 - Tue., Dec. 8, 2020 )
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Look out world, Purlie is coming home! Based on the 1961 comedy Purlie Victorious by the great actor Ossie Davis, the 1970 musical Purlie is set in Georgia during the era of Jim Crow laws and deep-rooted prejudice. Purlie wants his people's rights and his own church in which to preach freely, and he sets out to get it all. In the early days of the civil rights movement Purlie comes home as a preacher who shakes things up and brings freedom to his people.
We encourage everyone to participate in this class to better prepare for the actual show experience. Register now for all 10 weeks for $85. This course is appropriate for ages 16 and up. The objective of this course is to provide a richer show experience and a better understanding around the following: Director Vision, Production History, Costume Design, Set Design, Music Direction, Choreography, Actor Preparation and a special surprise at the final class!
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