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How To Have Fun In A Civil War
Children's Theatre Company (COHEN STAGE)
Minneapolis, MN
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Friday Jan 06, 2017 7:00 PM - Sunday Jan 08, 2017 3:00 PM | $12.99


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How To Have Fun In A Civil War
How To Have Fun In A Civil War
Written & performed by Ifrah Mansour
Directed by:  Lindsey Cacich
Sound Design: Peter Morrow.

Presented with support from Children's Theatre Company

Minnesota-based Somali playwright and performer Ifrah Mansour revisits her childhood memories during the 1991 Somali civil war to confront violent history with humor, and provide a voice for the stories of children. How to Have Fun in a Civil War, is a one-act seventy minute multimedia play, which explores war from an idyllic viewpoint of a seven year old Somali girl. The play layers multiple narratives taken from community interviews to tell a captivating story about resilience while pushing audience to engage in a healing process that is still raw for survivors of the war.

Contributors: sixteen Anonymous community interviewees,
and poetry by Ahmed Ismail Yusuf

Support Team: Julia Opeti, Ayantu Ayana, Owen Bradford
Ahmed Ismail Yusuf, Leah Honsky & Deborah Girdwood.

SCHEDULE
   Friday,      January 6,  7:00pm
   Saturday,  January 7,  7:00pm  
   Sunday,    January 8,  3:00pm  

LOCATION:
  COHEN Stage
  Children's Theatre Company
  2400 3rd Ave S Minneapolis, MN 55404

PARKING & DIRECTIONS
    Please enter through the Stage Door (SOUTH side of the building)
    more Info: https://www.childrenstheatre.org/plan/getting-here

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Ticket Purchase call: 1(800) 838-3006

Email: ifrahmansourarts@gmail.com

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Children's Theatre Company (COHEN STAGE) (View)
2400 3rd Ave S,
Minneapolis, MN 55404
United States


Categories

Arts > Literary
Arts > Performance
Arts > Theatre
Arts > Visual
Education > Classes
Music > World
Other > Family-Friendly

Minimum Age: 6
Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!

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