Live Arts Theater in downtown Charlottesville presents WATERWORKS, a festival of new theatrical work May 12-June 3, 2023.
8pm | Gibson Theater - Second Floor
#CHARLOTTESVILLE by Priyanka Shetty
Constructed verbatim from interviews with local survivors and others directly impacted, this work witnesses deeply personal narratives of the violent attacks of August 11/12 and the deep-seated racial inequities that have long existed in Charlottesville, contributing to one of the most horrific manifestations of racial violence in America.
The playwright provided the following content warnings: Discussions of trauma and PTSD; References to white supremacist ideology and hate speech; Depictions of racial tension and conflict; Discussions of police brutality and abuse of power; Use of profanity and derogatory language.
Solo performance featuring Priyanka Shetty
2023 WATERWORKS INDEX OF SHOWS