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Too Heavy For Your Pocket

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When:

APR 23, 2019 to MAY 19, 2019
Sundays 2 PM & 7 PM
Tuesdays 8 PM
Wednesdays 8 PM
Thursdays 8 PM (2 PM matinee available on 5/2, 5/9 & 5/16)
Fridays 8 PM
Saturdays 2 PM & 8 PM

Where:

George Street Playhouse
103 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ

More Info:

Phone: 732-246-7717

by Jireh Breon Holder

Directed by LA Williams

Tennessee-born Holder takes us back to Nashville in the summer of 1961. The Freedom Riders are embarking on a courageous journey into the Deep South. When 20-year-old Bowzie Brandon gives up a life-changing college scholarship to join the movement, he’ll have to convince his loved ones—and himself—that shaping his country’s future might be worth jeopardizing his own. Too Heavy for Your Pocket was called “illuminating and moving” by The New York Times and is the recipient of the 2017 Laurents/Hatcher Foundation Award.