Department of Theatre Arts: "Mad at Miles: A Black Woman's Guide to Truth"

When Nov 30, 2011 08:00 PM to
Dec 04, 2011 08:00 AM
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Contact Phone 502-852-6814
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College of Arts and Sciences

Oct. 5, 2011 - Oct. 9, 2011

Thrust Theatre University of Louisville, Belknap Campus

Department of Theatre Arts


"Mad at Miles:  A Black Woman's Guide to Truth"

Written by Pearl Cleage

Directed by Lundeana Thomas

Mad at Miles by Pearl Cleage explores domestic abuse in a modern way that attacks the "Chris Browns" the way no other play does. Black women inform, demonstrate, persuade, and characterize their stories and knowledge about this madness.  Cleage says, “Either we think it’s a crime to hit us or we don't.”  Through singing, dancing, humor, and spoken word, the play evokes epitomize pain, indignation, love, happiness, and suffering.


Box Office opens at 7:00 PM, performance begins at 8:00 PM, Sunday manitee at 3:00 PM.  For ticket informatio, group rates, and class attendance please contact Melanie Henry, Box Office Manager at (502) 852-6814/7682, or at

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