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The Art Monastery “Bootstraps”
August 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm$12.00 - $15.00
“Bootstraps: An American Fable
You have the right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Ready? Set. Go!
Acrobatic, slapstick and sung, two Americans battle their way across a cardboard landscape in search of The Dream. Did we mention they are white, middle class, and kinda unaware? Featuring raw, powerhouse performances from Kaitlin June and Raphael Sacks in the roles they were born to play, and directed by Shawn Shafner, award-winning taboo-breaker. Bootstraps challenges audiences to question how we otherize our neighbors, how success is constructed and the role white people can play in perpetuating and dismantling systems of oppression. Are you ready to play outside the box?”