Emma When You Need Her Round 1: The Cohen New Works Festival

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In a world where a handful of rich men control the government, where women fight to control their bodies, where immigrants escaping war and poverty are met with fear and mistrust, where handlebar mustaches rule the streets and massage therapists are leading the march for justice . . . well, it's either Austin, 2014 or New York, 1914, but whenever we are we need to find the crowd-charging, hard-writing, fast-dancing, freedom-fighting, polyamorous, Lithuanian-Jewish anarchofeminist firebrand inside us all! It's time to answer the question: where oh where is . . .

A Devised Theatrical Celebration of the Life, Loves and Struggles of the One and Only Emma Goldman
Presented as part of The Cohen New Works Festival at the University of Texas at Austin

Created by the Ensemble
Directed by Rudy Ramirez
Dramaturged, Assistant Directed and All-Around Managed Like a Boss by Madilynn Garcia
Designed by Kate Ducey and E.L. Hohn

Featuring Katie Baskerville, Susan Bennett, Samuel Blake, Shannon Grounds, Kevin Hippler, Nickclette Izuegbu, Keith Machekanyanga, Jules Minkoff, Jesus Valles, and Tiffany Watson

The Oscar Brockett Theater
The Winship Drama Building, 300 East 23rd St

Monday, April 13th at 12pm and 6pm
Tuesday, April 14th at 9pm
Wednesday, April 15th at 8:30pm

With Round 2 at The VORTEX coming May 1st!

Come see how taking down capitalism, patriarchy
and the governments that love them can be so much fun.

The Cohen New Works Festival presented by Broadway Bank, is a week-long showcase of new work created by UT students held every other Spring in various locations in and around the Winship Drama Building and the University of Texas campus. It is not just an event, but a celebration of a continuously ongoing process–the creation of new work.
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