SCHOOL NEWS RELEASE
Walkerville Collegiate Institute
2100 Richmond, Windsor
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 13, 2017
Principal Melissa Nantais
The Laramie Project
- students take on play about tragic true story -
In 1998 a University of Wyoming student was robbed, kidnapped, beaten and murdered because he was gay. The Laramie Project tells the story of the community's reaction and struggles in the year following the brutal crime.
Student actors from the Walkerville Centre for the Creative Arts will portray the people of Laramie for 5 performances, November 17, 18, 24, and 25 @ 7:00 p.m. and November 26th at 2:00 p.m. at the Walkerville Collegiate Institute auditorium.
Each actor will play 7-10 different characters in this stark production that has no elaborate sets or costumes.
General admission is $10.00 / $5.00 for students and seniors.
For more information contact Director Walter Cassidy @ 519-252-6514.