Connecting Cultures 2015

Performances were rescheduled to March 21 due to winter storm during the originally-scheduled dates.x

devised by Walden Theatre students
in collaboration with students at
The Academy @ Shawnee and the Newcomer Academy
directed by Melinda Crecelius and Diana Grisanti

ConCult2015-web-sm2Please join the talented Connecting Cultures ensemble of Walden Theatre teens as they break down cultural barriers and explore the social narratives, stereotypes, and personal histories that shape the lives of young people everywhere–regardless of origins or expectations.

Original photo-illustration by student Zoe Peterson

Original photo-illustration by student Zoe Peterson

Walden Theatre/Blue Apple Players is proud to present this moving, personal, and surprising collaboration among directors the talented actors in Walden’s Conservatory Program and students from The Academy at Shawnee and the ESL Newcomer Academy. After several months of effort, creativity, writing, theatre exercises, and discussions by the students involved in a Walden Theatre Outreach Education residency at Newcomer and Shawnee, Walden Theatre students and directors have devised a show that reveals the surprising similarities among students of different cultural origins.

Public performances will be held on the Nancy Niles Sexton Stage (1123 Payne Street, Louisville 40204), and all are free of charge and open to the public. Reservations are recommended.

Call 502.589.0084 to reserve or for more information.

TWO PERFORMANCES ONLY!

Saturday 3/21 @ 2:00pm and 7:30pm