Nov 20 2011
Theatre Workshops: Beneath the Underdog

3PM, Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts
Godfrey Simmons, visiting lecturer in the Department of Theatre, Film & Dance, collaborates with Obie-winning theatre company Hoi Polloi to present a three-day workshop of a theatrical adaptation of Charles Mingus' autobiography, Beneath the Underdog.  Alec Duffy, founder and artistic director of Hoi Polloi, will direct the workshops and staged reading of this work-in-progress.  With visiting actor and Cornell alum Lori Parquet and actor and teaching artists Julian Rozzell and Dean Robinson.

Photo image: Charles Mingus