Rise Up by Lisa EvansRise Up by Lisa Evans

Rise Up

byLisa Evans

Paperback | October 7, 2016

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In modern day Britain, four actor-storytellers tell the stories of the Freedom Riders ? principled citizens riding buses across Alabama and Mississippi, drawing attention to this illegal discrimination, and facing up to terrifying violence with peaceful resistance.The story of the Freedom Riders is one of ordinary people becoming a civil rights movement, taking on the establishment and changing the world.
Lisa Evans has previously written other plays for Theatre Centre, including the incredibly successful The Day the Waters Came. A previous version of Rise Up was developed in 2013 as part of Theatre Centre's Tomorrow's World programme in partnership with Rose Bruford College. Lisa trained as an actor at the Guildhall School of Speech an...
Title:Rise UpFormat:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 8.25 × 5 × 0.68 inPublished:October 7, 2016Publisher:Oberon BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1783199938

ISBN - 13:9781783199938

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