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But to work!

Ohio City Theatre Project

THE DETAILS

TYPE OF SHOW

Virtual - On Demand (Theatre)

REGION

Cleveland, OH

TICKETS

Pay-What-You-Can

RUN TIME

6 min

Recommended For

Ages 14+

SHOW TIMES

Streaming on demand July 22-July 31, 2021.

But to work!

Using keen awareness of her physical senses and propelled by a strong commitment to family, a young mother navigates through a medical crisis as a black woman in the US health system.

Written by India Nicole Burton

Directed by Johnathon Jamison/T.H.A League Productions
Written by India Nicole Burton
Starring Laprise Johnson
Produced by Pandora Robertson for Ohio City Theatre Project

Ohio City Theatre Project

GENRE(S)

Dramatic Short

CONTENT WARNING

n/a

ARTIST BIOS

India Burton (Screenplay) is a playwright/director/actress, who just ended a virtual national tour of AMERICAN DREAMS, which was nominated for a Drama League Award. She received the NNPN Producer in Residence Fellowship in 2018 and 2019. She is currently receiving her MFA in writing from The University of Nebraska’s Creative Writing program.

Laprise Johnson (Performer) started out as a theater major at the Cleveland School of the Arts and from there partnered with Cleveland Playhouse and Karamu House Youth theater programs. She performed with Cleveland Public Theater before in Station Hope last year as well as INCENDIARIES and recently in CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW? D.i.G. Ministries Web series with director Christine Craig. She is excited to be blessed with the opportunity to perform with film producer Jonathan and a great director such as Pandora. She would like to thank God, her family and friends for their support.

Johnathon Jamison (Filmmaker) is a filmmaker out of Shaker Heights, OH and an Audio Visual Technician at Case Western Reserve University. He has two degrees, one in film and the other in business, and is seeking to earn his masters in film in the fall of 2022. He aims to continue to develop digital media concepts for NBA athletes while pursuing his directing career in film.

 

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Photo Credit(s): Laprise Johnson (image courtesy of Ohio City Theatre Project). Creative team, clockwise, from left - India Nicole Burton, Laprise Johnson, Johnathon Jamieson.