How a Regional Theater Serves Community (and Won a Tony Award)
Friday 4/7 at 5:00 eastern time
Community Gathering on Zoom - register with the bright red reservation box to receive the Zoom link. These gatherings are a service for the theater community and are offered free for TRU members; we ask that non-members help keep us running by making a donation or joining as a member.
In the room: Monica Weeks, director of operations and marketing for Crossroads Theatre in New Brunswick, NJ, recipient of the 1999 Tony Award® for Outstanding Regional Theatre in the United States, and considered one of the nation's most respected African American theaters. A look at the history, mission and future plans of a company committed to literary works that examine the African American experience so that it may be understood and appreciated by all people ... how they have offered opportunities to African artists for 33 years ... and how they created community and have built audience support over the last 33 years. Plus a look ast their upcoming Genesis Festival.