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Flowers Behind The Mountain
April 7, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree
Abbott House and its partners, Christ Church and San Marcos and Temple Beth Abraham will present a staged reading of the powerful, prize-winning play Flowers Behind the Mountain by Barbara Bennion on Sunday, April 7th from 4:00pm-6:00pm at Temple Beth Abraham in Tarrytown.
Flowers Behind the Mountain is an award-winning 50-minute play that tells real stories of immigrants. It consists of monologue, dialogue, choral, speech, poetry, music and dance. Five latrio immigrants from Mexico, El Savador, Columbia and Chile share their experiences of crossing the border in search of a better life.
The community is welcome to attend this free event to witness an intimate portrayal of immigrant and refugee journeys and stay for a panel discussion with local and international organizations working to make a difference in the lives of immigrants and refugees.