The Laramie Project – 20th Anniversary Reading, Nov. 4


CHICAGO — About Face Youth Theatre and Pride Films and Plays in Chicago will present a 20th anniversary reading of The Laramie Project on Sunday, Nov. 4. The reading will be a fundraiser for the Matthew Shepard Foundation.

Tickets are $5 to $20 and are available at Brown Paper Tickets.

From the Facebook event:

Jason Gerace directs an ensemble of Chicago’s greatest talents!

FEATURING Alexandra Alontaga, Colleen DeRosa, James Fleming, Millie Hurley, Andrea Lattanzio, Jeri Marshall, James Vincent Meredith, Brian Parry, Savanna Rae, Tyler Ravelson, John Taflan, Shannon Webber, Scott Westerman, and Will Zahrn, plus About Face Youth Ensemble members Mal Balsingame, Sharon Pasia, and Jimbo Pestano.

The reading will be followed by a Q&A session including Kelli Simpkins (member of the Tectonic Theatre Project and original co-creator of THE LARAMIE PROJECT), and Donny Acosta (About Face Theatre.)

The reading starts at 7:30 p.m. at the Pride Arts Center, 4139 N Broadway St, in Chicago.