Conceived by Lisa Biggs. Directed by Kristin Horton.
July 20 & 21, 2017, 7 PM
July 22, 2017, 12 Noon
July 27 & 28, 7 PM
Joseph Walker Williams Recreation Center
8431 Rosa Parks Bvld., Detroit, MI
AFTER/LIFE is a living history play that commemorates Detroit’s 1967 rebellion, and tells the story of its aftermath from the perspectives of the overlooked thousands of women and girls who chased police, lit fires, threw bricks, shoplifted, and lived to tell the tale.
Free and open to the public. Ages 8+ for adult language and situations. Tickets are free but seating is limited. Make reservations at detroit67afterlife.eventbrite.com or call the MSU Partnerships Office at (313) 309-1683.
We hope you will also join us on Saturday, July 22, from 10-6 PM for the first Historic 12th Street Art and Health Fest at the Joseph Walker Williams Center, located at 8431 Rosa Parks Bvld, Detroit, Michigan. For more info, go to https://12thstreetartfest.eventbrite.com or call the Williams Recreation Center at (313) 628-2039
This work is made possible through the generous support of the Knight Foundation; the Michigan Humanities Council, an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities; Michigan State University's Office of Inclusion and Residential College in the Arts and Humanities.