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The Real Me - a play

US Premiere of ‘The Real Me’ Play at Lesley University

May 17, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free
Brio Integrated Theatre and Lesley University Graduate Student Association presents the US Premiere one act play that explores the impact of living with a disability.

This dramatic one act play by Joseph Sorrentino gives you a rare glimpse into a family who has a child with a disability. You, as the interviewer, will hear of the multi-faceted journey of Nancy, a 24 year old woman with a developmental disability, and her parents, Ann and Don. This compelling story derives from interviews of families who had an adult child with disabilities.

May 17th, Thursday
performance starts at 7:30PM

6:30PM  – Reception with light refreshments
Performance will be followed by a Q&A with the writer and actors.

Starring: Bob Sheehy, Kerry Patenaude, Erin MacArthur (Winchester resident and Brio intern)
Directed by Sahar Ahmed
Assistant Director: Margo Attaya
Event Manager: Salwa Galal
Production Assistant: Sara Hinlian

Lesley University Washburn Hall Auditorium
10 Phillips Place, Brattle Campus, Cambridge MA

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Joseph Sorrentino is playwright, freelance journalist and photographer. His published plays include, “Louis’ Lottery”, “The Gavones of Philadelphia” and “Headin’ South,” He has also published 17 ten-minute plays known collectively as “The Frankenharry Plays,” which have been produced all over the US and in several other countries. As a journalist and documentary photographer, he has written about and photographed social issues for over 30 years. He currently lives in Albuquerque, NM.

Details

Date:
May 17, 2018
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
briotheatre.org

Venue

Lesley University Washburn Hall Auditorium
10 Phillips Place, Brattle Campus
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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