The Storefront Project
Presented by Prop Thtr and MCA
Prop Thtr, 3502 N. Elston Ave, Chicago, IL
$10 – $15
Playing Oct 25 – Dec 6, 2019:
I AM GOING TO DIE ALONE AND I AM NOT AFRAID
Devised by The Ensemble. Directed by Anna H. Gelman. Music and Music Direction by Alec Phan. How do you fight for the future you won’t live to see? Told through both imagined and historical stories of rebels like Francesca Mann, who shot a Nazi Officer while being taken to the gas chambers, I Am Going to Die Alone and I Am Not Afraid is a devised play about resilience and tenacity in the face of violence. Exploring ancestral trauma and remembrance as rebellion, …and I Am Not Afraid uses stories of exceptional bravery to expand the legacy of the Holocaust and examine oppression today. What lessons do we take from history, and how can we make sure Never Again means Never Again, for anyone?
Prop Thtr, 3502 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60618. (773) 742-5420.
$10 – $20