June 2, 2020
Black Lives Matter
Black Lives Matter.
We call for justice for George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, David McAtee and the many other lives stolen from our communities.
White supremacy is an insidious evil that permeates the cultural framework of America and we have to work to cleanse ourselves of it daily through action. Through protest. Through voting. Through listening. Through storytelling … and that’s where we come in.
Imagining a world in which breathing is a right, not a privilege, is our work.
Creating that new world is our mission.
We stand together in the streets in Protest.
We stand together at the polls to Vote.
We stand together fighting for CHANGE.
Bruce Lemon, Jr, Associate Artistic Director & Michael John Garcés, Artistic Director, & the Board, Staff and Ensemble of Cornerstone Theater Company