Black Lives Matter (Too)

2017 ONYXFEST

Produced by:
Company: 
Jackson Brown Entertainment
Written by:
Angela Jackson-Brown and Ashya Thomas

Black Lives Matter (too) is one part play and one part storypoem that explores the struggles and triumphs of black people from slavery to the present.

Ashya Thomas - Ashya Thomas is Ball State Creative Writing major with a minor in Telecommunications. She has written several short stories and poetic works. She resides in Muncie, Indiana. In her spare time, Ashya enjoys teaching Zumba and leading the Ball State CHAARG organization. You can follow her on Instagram @ashyab or on Twitter @ashya_b

Angela Jackson-Brown - Angela Jackson-Brown is an award winning writer, poet and playwright who teaches Creative Writing and English at Ball State University in Muncie, IN. She is a graduate of the Spalding low-residency MFA program in Creative Writing. She is the author of the novel Drinking From A Bitter Cup and has published in numerous literary journals. Recently Angela’s play, Anna’s Wings, was selected to be a part of the IndyFringe 2016 DivaFest and this fall, her play will It Is Well will embark on a four city tour and her play Flossie Bailey Takes a Stand will be part of the Indiana Bicentennial Celebration at the Indiana Repertory Theatre. Currently, Angela is collaborating with musicians on a musical she wrote called Underneath the Chinaberry Tree and she and her agent are putting the finishing touches on her novel, Shooting Across the Sky. For more information go to www.angelajacksonbrown.com or www.jacksonbrownentertainment.com.

Best line from the play: So stand with us and let’s embark on this journey together to go out there and reclaim black back.

Next Show

Next Show: 
Friday May 19th, 9:00PM

Ticket Price

Ticket Price: 
$18 Adults / $13 Seniors and Students

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Performance Times

Performance Times: 
Friday May 12th, 7:00PM
Saturday May 13th, 6:00PM
Friday May 19th, 9:00PM

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