The Dominquez High School in Comptom, California--with an explosive culture of black and hispanic youths and dismal outlook of school life--has not produced a play in 20 years. They have nothing in the way of a theater program, nor a budget of any sort. This documentary chronicles the month and a half before the opening night play performance of their version of Our Town. Written by
Sujit R. Varma
Birth. Love. Life. Death. It's not just a play.
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Did You Know?
The original play "Our Town" opened at Henry Miller's Theater in New York City on 4 February 1938 and had 338 performances. See more
Features Our Town
Aqui No Sera
Performed by Ozomatli
Courtesy of Almo Sounds Inc.
By Arrangement with Natural Energy Lab
Written by Enrique Ramirez
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