Community Connection Thursday July 25th
Community Connection was live broadcasting today from the National Urban League Conference at the Indiana Convention Center.
We heard from many guests such as:
Vernon Williams: Communications Strategist with IUPUI
Pauline Moffatt – Head of Indy Fringe Theatre & The District Theatre
Prof A.K. Murtadha – Organizer of A.R.T.I. African Reperatory Theatre of IUPUI
Colby Colb, VP of Programming Radio One
We also listened to 2 presidential Candadates Speech:
Senator Cory Booker and Former vice President Joe Biden
The Price of Progress Play – Written by Vernon Williams
Thursday Jul 25th, 7:30PM
Friday Jul 26th, 7:30PM
Saturday Jul 27th, 4:00PM
Saturday Jul 27th, 7:30PM
$15 Adults / $12 Students and Seniors
The play examines 80 years of history along historic Indiana Avenue, from bebop to hip-hop, fashion and the businesses that shaped the community. It also tells IUPUI history through scenes portraying IUPUI’s founding, the struggle and the price it actually cost to have this establishment exist today.
Get Tickets Here: https://sa1.seatadvisor.com/sabo/servlets/EventSearch…
“The Price of Progress” is a two-hour, two-act show inspired by the 2010 book of the same name, written by anthropology professor Paul Mullins and Glenn White, as well as the rich history of the Indiana Avenue District, the Ransom Place neighborhood and the growth of the IUPUI campus .