"Crickets Ate the Moon" (A YOUR SPACE presentation)

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"Crickets Ate the Moon" (A YOUR SPACE presentation)

This award-winning play by Charli Fool-Bear Vetter '15, directed by Laura Calderon '19, speaks to erasing stigma against mental illness and the powerful resilience of Native Women.

Saturday, April 22, 2017
7:00pm-9:00pm
Hopkins Center 004 Bentley Theater
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Performances

Produced by Danica Rodriguez '18 and Christian Dane Williams '19

Crickets Ate the Moon tells the story of Celena Bear Spirit, a 21 year old Native American woman, fighting against suppressed trauma and depression. Defiantly optimistic, Lena strives to keep herself and her family afloat despite the consuming nature of her illness. Crickets Ate the Moon speaks to erasing stigma against mental illness and the powerful resilience of Native women.

Dartmouth Theater Department

For more information, contact:
Maggie Devine-Sullivan

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.