BROWNSVILLE SONG (B-SIDE FOR TRAY)

Written by KIMBER LEE
Directed by TIM SANDIFER

Set in the Brownsville neighborhood of Brooklyn, Brownsville Song (B-Side for Tray) is a powerful tale of resilience in the face of tragedy. This bold new play tells the story of Tray, a spirited African-American 18-year-old and his family, who must hold on to hope when Tray's life is cut short.

PERFORMANCES
Saturday, April 29 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, April 30 at 3:00 pm

VENUE INFORMATION
LSU Studio Theatre
Louisiana State University
105 Music and Dramatic Building
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

TICKETS
Regular Admission | $27
Students With Valid ID | $22
Early Bird Pre-Sale Discount Until March 24 | $22
Groups of 10 or More | $22 must pre-purchase prior to performance date.

RUN TIME
Run Time: 2 Hours

FEATURING
Auditions for this production are scheduled for March 11. Please register here.

PG-13 – RATED SHOW
Contains: Some adult content/themes and strong language. Recommended for ages 13 and up. No one under the age of four will be allowed in the theatre and all children ages 4-13 must be accompanied by an adult.

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PLAYWRIGHT
KIMBER LEE


Kimber Lee’s Plays include to the yellow house, tokyo fish story (South Coast Repertory, TheatreWorks/Silicon Valley, Old Globe Theater), brownsville song (b-side for tray) (Humana Festival/ATL, LCT3, Long Wharf Theatre, Philadelphia Theatre Company, Seattle Repertory Theatre, Moxie Theatre), and different words for the same thing (Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre). Her work has also been presented by The Lark, Page 73, Hedgebrook, Seven Devils Playwrights Conference, Bay Area Playwrights Festival, Old Globe Theater, and Magic Theatre. Lark Rita Goldberg Playwrights' Workshop Fellow, Dramatists Guild Fellow, Ma-Yi Writers Lab, and recipient of the 2014 Ruby Prize, 2013-2014 PoNY Fellowship, 2014-2015 Hartford Stage New Voices Fellowship, and the inaugural 2015 PoNY/Bush Theatre Playwright Residency in London. MFA: UT Austin.

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Congrats to @noirejolie! She has won two free tickets to BROWNSVILLE SONG for participating in our #ShareTheLoveNVT challenge at our last production, DOT. Thank you @noirejoilie for supporting the arts!  #WeLoveNVT

Congrats to @noirejolie! She has won two free tickets to BROWNSVILLE SONG for participating in our #ShareTheLoveNVT challenge at our last production, DOT. Thank you @noirejoilie for supporting the arts! #WeLoveNVT

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New Venture Theatre is having auditions for our next production, "Brownsville Song (b-side for tray)" on March 11th! If you're interested in auditioning or know somebody that would be interested pass the word around.

New Venture Theatre is having auditions for our next production, "Brownsville Song (b-side for tray)" on March 11th! If you're interested in auditioning or know somebody that would be interested pass the word around.

Credit to those awesome people that helped make this photo shoot fantastic. 
Photography by Frederick Price II
Makeup by Keone Lance
Hair by Tygenna Poland 
Styled by Christian Jones

Credit to those awesome people that helped make this photo shoot fantastic. Photography by Frederick Price II Makeup by Keone Lance Hair by Tygenna Poland Styled by Christian Jones

We had an awesome photo shoot, with the cast of our upcoming play #DOT. 
Photography by Frederick Price II 
Makeup by Keone Lance 
Hair by Tygenna Poland 
Styled by Christian Jones

We had an awesome photo shoot, with the cast of our upcoming play #DOT. Photography by Frederick Price II Makeup by Keone Lance Hair by Tygenna Poland Styled by Christian Jones

We are excited to show off the  design for our upcoming play #Dot! 
Designed by the talented Nathan Ynacay, a MFA student, at LSU. 
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We are excited to show off the design for our upcoming play #Dot! Designed by the talented Nathan Ynacay, a MFA student, at LSU. #ndydesigns #DOTNVT #WeLoveNVT

Help us congratulate those who were cast for our upcoming play. #DOTNVT

Help us congratulate those who were cast for our upcoming play. #DOTNVT

We are only one month away from opening night! 
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We are only one month away from opening night! Enter to win tickets to the show! #DotNVT #WeLoveNVT

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Auditions!!!!!! Don't just watch the show, be apart of it! Auditions for #DOT are this Saturday! Visit www.newventuretheatre.org for more information.

Auditions!!!!!! Don't just watch the show, be apart of it! Auditions for #DOT are this Saturday! Visit www.newventuretheatre.org for more information.

Auditions for DOT are this Saturday, at  1pm. Visit newventuretheatre.org for more information.

Auditions for DOT are this Saturday, at 1pm. Visit newventuretheatre.org for more information.

Classes start THIS Saturday and they're filling up fast. There are ONLY TWO SPOTS REMAINING, claim yours! Click link in bio to register!

Classes start THIS Saturday and they're filling up fast. There are ONLY TWO SPOTS REMAINING, claim yours! Click link in bio to register!