An Exploration of A New American Play
Directed by Laurie Woolery
New York Premiere
Two Live Virtual Performances
Post-Performance Discussion with Author & Guests
Friday, October 30 at 7pm EDT
Sunday, November 1 at 2pm EST
In present-day Oklahoma, a young Cherokee lawyer struggles to preserve the Violence Against Women Act’s restoration of her Nation’s jurisdiction in a pivotal case before the U.S. Supreme Court. In doing so, she must wrestle with the actions of her ancestors. In an epic story that examines the fateful treaty that sundered the Cherokee Nation’s lands in the 1830s and the painful repercussions descendants still live with today, Sovereignty deftly weaves the body politic with personal identity and truth-bearing.
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