Laramie: A Legacy
A Reading of The Laramie Project Honoring the Life and Legacy of Matthew Shepard. Proceeds Benefit the Matthew Shepard Foundation and Tectonic Theater Project.
SYNOPSIS: Twenty years ago, the eyes of the nation were drawn to Laramie, Wyoming after the hate crime murder of Matthew Shepard. In the following weeks, the Matthew Shepard Foundation was founded and members of Tectonic Theater Project traveled from New York to Laramie to conduct interviews with the people of the town. These interviews formed the basis of The Laramie Project, which has become one of the most performed contemporary plays in the world. On September 24, 2018, join the Matthew Shepard Foundation and Tectonic Theater Project for a benefit reading of The Laramie Project to honor the progress made over the last two decades to erase hate.
Directed by Moisés Kaufman
Starring: Neil Patrick Harris, Mary Louise Parker, Billy Porter and the original company of The Laramie Project
Monday, September 24 2018 @7pm