Climate Change Theatre Action, Claremont Colleges
October 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm PDT
The Claremont Colleges have participated in CCTA event since its inception. The event will feature rehearsed readings of 8-10 fascinating ecodramas performed by students from the Claremont Colleges. This 60-minute production will be followed by an engaging colloquy led by CCTA organizer and co-founder Chantal Bilodeau and local faculty members from the Claremont Colleges.
Featured playwrights are:
Madeline Sayet – WHAT WE GIVE BACK
Kamil Haque – CONFESSIONS OF A LITTLE MATCH GIRL TO THE STAR
Corey Payette – GREEN NEW STEAL
Pat To Yan – THE LAST BEE IS FLYING OVER THE SKY
David Finnigan – ALL OF US WERE BORN IN THE CRISIS
Camila Le-bert – 2079
Angella Emurwon – INITIATION
Chris Thorpe – NOT BECAUSE WE WERE GOOD
David Finnigan – THERE ARE A LOT OF STORIES WE CAN TELL ABOUT HUMANITY
Also presented will be THE NEWSROOM by Aaron Sorkin.
Organized by Giovanni Ortega and GiGi Buddie. Presented by EnviroLab Asia, Pomona College Department of Theatre & Dance and funded by The Rick and Susan Sontag Center for Collaborative Creativity and The Oldenborg Center for Modern Languages and International Relations.
Presented at the Rose Hills Theater at the Smith Campus Center (10/25) and The Rick and Susan Sontag Center for Collaborative Creativity, the Hive (10/26).