We are aware that COVID-19 is affecting the scheduling of events and other gatherings throughout our community. As we all work together to respond to this crisis, we understand that many events on this site may not yet be updated with the most current closure information. We encourage you to check with event organizers and venues regarding the status of any event you are looking to attend. Thank you.

Denied Admission

Please note, this event has expired.

Presented by Gum-Dip Theatre at Akron Center for Art, Music & Performance (The Center), Akron OH

Jul 25 2019
-
Aug 04 2019
Denied Admission

A new play based on credible fear interviews of asylum seekers who cross the southern U.S. border.

Is freedom made by you or given by others? Gum-Dip Theatre’s Denied Admission examines the boundaries of personal liberty in a new play based on credible fear interviews of asylum seekers who crossed the southern U.S. border. This new work will explore the rooms of the legal system, the streets of the Northern Triangle, and the hearts of those seeking a home.

Each performance will be followed by a 30-minute talkback with a professional or advocate currently working with asylum seekers. Please check back as the speakers are scheduled.

SHOW DATES AND TIMES:

Thursday, July 25 | 8:00 p.m. Panelist TBA
Friday, July 26 | 8:00 p.m. Panelist TBA
Saturday, July 27 | 8:00 p.m. Panelist Kathy Ress
Sunday, July 28 | 2:00 p.m. Panelist Farhad Sethna
Thursday, August 1 | 8:00 p.m. Panelist TBA
Friday, August 2 | 8:00 p.m. Panelist Tania Nemer
Saturday, August 3 | 8:00 p.m. Panelist TBA
Sunday, August 4 | 2:00 p.m. Panelist TBA

ADMISSION INFO

For every $20 ticket purchased, $5 will be donated to Akron Interfaith Immigrant Advocates who are currently assisting with legal aid for asylum seekers.

PAY-WHAT-YOU-CAN tickets will be sold at the door.

Email: katie@gumdiptheatre.com

    Official Website

VIDEOS

LOCATION

Akron Center for Art, Music & Performance (The Center)

118 W. Market St., Akron, OH 44303

Google Map of 118 W. Market St., Akron, OH 44303

See what's near this venue

PARKING INFO

There is a large parking lot on either side of our building.

CONNECT WITH Gum-Dip Theatre

    Email
/
    Website
/
    Facebook
/
    Twitter
/
    Instagram
/

Associated artists

COMMENTS

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

about-artsnow

artists

groups

venue

submit

support

Featured Artist

Ohio Teaching Artist Roster

Support the Arts!

Need help with your SL365 profile? Don't know how to add an event? Check out these how-to videos.

OUR PARTNERS

 

Artsopolis Network Members: Akron OH | Austin TX | Bainbridge Island WA | Birmingham AL | Boston MA | Cape Cod MA | Cincinnati OH | Cleveland OH | Colorado Springs CO | Columbia SC | DuPage County IL | Essex County MA | Flagstaff AZ | Flint MI | Fort Lauderdale FL | Indianapolis IN | Kalamazoo MI | Kansas City MO | Macon GA | Main Line Area PA | Marin County CA | Marquette County MI | Mendocino County CA | Middlesex County NJ | Milwaukee WI | Montgomery County MD | Napa Valley CA | Nashville TN | Niagara County NY | Oklahoma City OK | Orange County CA | Orlando FL | Ottawa IL | Panama City FL | Pittsburgh PA | Providence RI | Quito, Ecuador | Richardson TX | Sacramento CA | San Antonio TX | St. Cloud MN | St. Croix Valley MN/WI | St. Johns County FL | Stillwater MN | Tallahassee FL | Tampa Bay FL | Utah | Ventura CA | York County PA