UWG Theatre Company Presents BLOOD AT THE ROOT
January 07, 2020
The University of West Georgia Theatre Company begins the second part of its Rise Above season with a gripping story of prejudice and fighting against racism with Blood at the Root, written by Dominique Morisseau. (more...)
Written by Domonique Morisseau, and based on the true story of the Jena 6 in Louisiana, Blood at the Root explores the complicated and destructive history of race in this country. When violence breaks out because nooses were hung on a tree outside a high school, its up to another generation to combat and rise above the evils of racism. Contains strong language and subject matter.