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My Name Is Myeisha (2018)

My Name Is Myeisha is a hip-hop musical inspired by the 1998 police shooting of California teen Tyisha Miller (as well as countless other acts of police brutality against African American ... See full summary »

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Gus Krieger
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Cast

Credited cast:
Rhaechyl Walker ... Myeisha
John Merchant John Merchant
Dominique Toney ... Roni
Dee Dee Stephens ... Kai
Rickerby Alexander Brown-Hinds Rickerby Alexander Brown-Hinds ... Freddy
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Warren Burke ... Dontrell
Gregg Daniel ... Uncle Darnell
Elaine Lockhart ... Aunt Gwen
Trevor Williams ... Police Officer
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My Name Is Myeisha is a hip-hop musical inspired by the 1998 police shooting of California teen Tyisha Miller (as well as countless other acts of police brutality against African American citizens) and adapted from the internationally acclaimed play, Dreamscape. At the moment of Myeisha's death at the hands of police, she guides us inside her mind and muses over the life she will be leaving behind, told through hip-hop, spoken word poetry, and dance.

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21 January 2018 (USA) See more »

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