Great Plains Theatre Conference Announces EPIC written by Ellen Struve, as a part of this year’s GPTC PlayFest activities.
Performance date: May 29 – 31, 2019
A world premiere play written by local, award winning playwright Ellen Struve, and developed from ongoing story circles within the South Omaha community. Nationally-renowned director and leader in developing community-driven plays, Michael John Garcés will direct. Omaha based Anastasis Theatre co. will direct casting and early rehearsals.The play has a focus on, and collaboration with, the Mayan immigrant population in partnership with Comunidad Maya Pixan Ixim, the Popol Vuh creation story, the Abstract Mindz artist collective and the South Omaha Mural Project.