The Dominquez High School in Comptom, California--with an explosive culture of black and hispanic youths and dismal outlook of school life--has not produced a play in 20 years. They have nothing in the way of a theater program, nor a budget of any sort. This documentary chronicles the month and a half before the opening night play performance of their version of Our Town. Written by
Sujit R. Varma
Birth. Love. Life. Death. It's not just a play.
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Did You Know?
The original play "Our Town" opened at Henry Miller's Theater in New York City on 4 February 1938 and had 338 performances. See more
Performed by Etta James
Courtesy of MCA Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
Written by Mack Gordon
& Harry Warren
Published by EMI Feist Catalog Inc. (ASCAP) See more