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Book-Banning Drama “Alabama Story” Makes Its Tampa Premiere

Book-Banning Drama “Alabama Story” Makes Its Tampa Premiere

Florida’s Powerstories Theatre, the nonprofit professional theater devoted to “true stories to open minds and hearts and inspire action worldwide,” will present the Tampa premiere of Kenneth Jones’ fact-based censorship drama Alabama Story January 11-21, 2024, at the Straz Center’s Shimberg Playhouse. The production coincides with a time of heated debate about what books and curricula … Read Full Article→

“Alabama Story” Gets West Virginia Premiere at Greenbrier Valley Theatre; Cast Announced

“Alabama Story” Gets West Virginia Premiere at Greenbrier Valley Theatre; Cast Announced

Amy Baldwin and Matthew Scott Campbell will face off as ideological foes in the West Virginia premiere of Kenneth Jones’ highly theatrical Alabama Story, playing Greenbrier Valley Theatre May 12-21. Campbell is the current producing artistic director of GVT, the resident Equity company in Lewisburg, WV. Artistic associate Jenna Sulecki directs the story of a librarian … Read Full Article→