The horrific anti-Gay hate murder of 21 year old Matthew Shepard inspired a play The Laramie Project by www.tectonictheaterproject.org, telling of the tragic death of a young gay man in the small town in Laramie, WY. Broadway Global ask our 180,000 shared arts article lovers and fans to visit www.matthewshepard.org. Please share the Matthew Shepard Foundation link and share local events and productions of The Laramie Project on you favorite social media sites. Matthew Shepard's spirit lives this Gay Pride Month and through every LGBT Pride event we must share his message to "replace hate with understanding, compassion and acceptance"!
Through 200 interviews by the Tectonic Theater Project they were able to create a life changing play called The Laramie Project. The real life characters of this small town put a face to hate that has exploded in our nation and around the globe. Through help from The Matthew Sheppard Foundation the play is being presented now at The Seeing Place Theater, a Broadway Global and Theatre Chat top pick for affordable, compelling live theatre in the heart of NYC. The Matthew Shepard Foundation offers varied educational, out reach, and advocasy programs, that through this horrific gay hate crime are able to save lives. Don't let one day go by this LGBT Gay Pride Month that you don't find a way to honor Matthew Shepard's life, and others like him who are bullied, beaten and killed every day.
There is no better way to honor Gay Pride Month, you must see The Laramie Project at a theatre near you. For only $12.00 The Seeing Place Theatre is able to carry on the spirit of Matthew Shepard, and Matthew Shepard Foundation's mission to "replace hate with understanding, compassion and acceptance". The direction and cast brings Matthew Shepards spirit to life. The Laramie Project is Co-Directed by TSP's Erin Cronican and Brandon Walker, the cast includes Kathryn Neville Browne, Erin Cronican, John D'Arcangelo, Elle Emerson, Logan Keeler, Johnathan Miles, Christina M. Pastor and Brandon Walker.
It is very important that you know that Seeing Place Theater only charges $12.00 a ticket because they subsidize production coast with fundraising, so give a donation or whatever you can afford to keep this theatre company sharing life changing stage works. The Seeing Place Theater, ATA Sargent Theater located at 314 West 54th Street, 4th floor. NYC. For tickets and information call 212-868-4444 or visit www.seeingplacetheater.com. The Seeing Palce Theater offers free reading and live talk backs, it is a gem for theatre lovers around the globe. Do not miss out while in NYC.