A Kids Play About Racism

A groundbreaking online performance for families that explains what racism is, how to know it when you see and experience it, and ideas for what you can do about it.

Thirty seven producing TYA theaters are proud to bring this world premiere, online theatrical experience to children and families in communities across the country. Lead Producers Bay Area Children’s Theatre, Alliance Theatre, and Seattle Children’s Theatre. 

Educational materials will be made available in conjunction with the production to extend the experience and enhance age-appropriate engagement.

Streaming August 1-2 FREE on Broadway on Demand. Register to receive a “tune-in” reminder. More info at akidsplayabout.org.

Dates:

August 1-2, 2020
Extended through August 7

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The work is produced by Bay Area Children’s Theatre, Seattle Children’s Theatre, and Alliance Theatre, in partnership with Adventure Theatre MTC, Arts on the Horizon, Atlantic for Kids (Atlantic Theater Company), Children's Theatre of Charlotte, Chicago Children's Theatre, Children's Theater of Madison, Children’s Theatre Company, Childsplay, The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati, Coterie Theatre, Dallas Children's Theater, Dare to Dream Theatre, Des Moines Performing Arts, Duluth Playhouse, Filament Theatre, First Stage, Honolulu Theatre for Youth, Imagination Stage, The Kennedy Center, La Jolla Playhouse, Magik Theatre, Metro Theater Company, Nashville Children's Theatre, New York City Children's Theater, Oregon Children's Theatre, Orlando Repertory Theatre, Pink Umbrella Theater Company, ReNew Productions, Rose Theater, Seattle Children's Theatre The Growing Stage - The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, The Gottabees, The Open Eye Theater, TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, TheaterWorksUSA, Trike Theatre, Trusty Sidekick Theater Company, Wheelock Family Theatre at Boston University, and Orpheum Theatre Group.

Cast

Angel Adedokun
Angel Adedokun
Actor
Moses Goods
Moses Goods
Actor
Rapheal Hamilton
Rapheal Hamilton
Actor
Isaiah Christopher-Lord Harris
Isaiah Christopher-Lord Harris
Actor
Jessenia Ingram
Jessenia Ingram
Actor
Regan Sims
Regan Sims
Actor

Creative

Kahlia Davis
Kahlia Davis
Adaptor and Director
Justin Ellington
Justin Ellington
Composer and Sound Designer
Dwayne Gayle
Dwayne Gayle
Animator
Mercedes Lewis
Mercedes Lewis
Stage Manager
Ron S. McCan
Ron S. McCan
Costume Designer
Jelani Memory
Jelani Memory
Author of A Kids Book About Racism
Davied Morales
Davied Morales
Lyrics and Lead Actor
Akin Salawu
Akin Salawu
Editor
Alexis Woodard
Alexis Woodard
Assistant Director

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