A brief sharing, conversation and Q&A session with Kareem M. Lucas '13, moderated by Emily Gardner Xu Hall '13.
KAREEM M. LUCAS is an actor and poet who has written multiple solo shows (RATED BLACK, THE MATURATION OF AN INCONVENIENT NEGRO, A BOY & HIS BOW, FROM BROOKLYN WITH LOVE).
He has been developing BLACK IS BEAUTIFUL BUT IT AIN'T ALWAYS PRETTY in the Public Theater Devised Theatre Writers' Group, and he performed the show as part of the Public Theater Under The Radar Festival. He has received numerous grants and residencies for his writing.
We'll hear insight into Kareem's writing process, information about the industry, and discussion about what it is to create performance pieces built for yourself. There will be a Q&A session for those with questions.
Admission is free.