“Detroit 67” to Open Omaha Playhouse’s Alternative Programming Series on July 13

Detroit 67 by Dominique Morrisseau

A staged reading at the Howard Drew Theatre at the Omaha Playhouse.

Directed by Lara Marsh

Featuring

Chelle (or Michelle), played by Denise Chapman
Lank (or Langston), played by Shaun Greene
Caroline, played by Emily Mokrycki
Sly (or Sylvester), played by Anthony Holmes
Bunny, played by Rusheaa Smith-Turner
Devel Crisp will be reading Stage Directions

Synopsis

Set during the explosive Detroit race riots of 1967, Detroit 67 is the story of two siblings trying to make ends meet. They turn their basement into an after-hours joint in an attempt to bring in some money. When a mysterious woman finds her way into their lives, the siblings clash over much more than the family business.
Contains mature content.

Detroit 67 will be performed on July 13 at 7:30pm.  Admission is free and reservations are not required.  The Omaha Playhouse is located at 6915 Cass Street in Omaha, NE

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