*’WOMEN IN BLUE | a prison play’ chronicles a day in the life of four women prisoners. Inspired by true stories and the actors’ experiences teaching theater inside correctional facilities, this play humanizes incarcerated mothers while exposing the hidden realities of life behind bars. Through story-telling, mime, poetry, and music, light is shed on the tenacity of the human spirit in broken places. Women in Blue aims to bridge the gap of the free and incarcerated, bringing that which is out of sight into our minds and hearts.
The four actors/playwrights in WOMEN IN BLUE | a prison play have taught and directed theater in correctional facilities in California including: California State Prison Los Angeles County, Century Regional Detention Facility, California Institute for Men, and Men’s Central Jail.
HOW YOU CAN HELP…
We decided to create a crowd funding campaign for this project that is very dear to us.
Premiere WOMEN IN BLUE | a prison play at Theater Unlimited in Los Angeles on November 11th.
Film the production to submit to theater festivals including the first annual Bethlehem International Performing Arts Festival held in October of 2018.
Tour WOMEN IN BLUE to schools, churches, correctional facilities, community centers, and any place that will have us!
WHERE WILL WE USE THE FUNDS?
A portable set which closely resembles prison beds and chairs
Costumes & Props
Lighting Designer, Sound Tech, Photographer, & Videographer for our November 11th showing to jumpstart our production.
Theater Rental for rehearsals and production
Website for StoneCatchers | a performance collective
No donation is too small…$10, $15, $25….and up! Please click on the link(s) below for more info and to donate;
CLICK HERE TO DONATE TO OUR CAUSE
CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS FOR NOV 11TH SHOW
***If you can’t make the Nov 11th show, you are welcome to come to an open rehearsal on Nov 5th or Nov 10th. For that, please RSVP at [email protected]