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Out of the Blue Special Event Series - Natural Shocks

Blue Barn Theatre Omaha
Event organized by Blue Barn Theatre Omaha

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Blue Barn Theatre presents an Out of the Blue Special Event partnership with Nebraskans Against Gun Violence.

NATURAL SHOCKS by Lauren Gunderson - Playwright
Friday, April 20th @ 6:30
As part of a national campaign of theater activism against gun violence.
Performed by Kim Jubenville Carlson

After the performance Amanda Gailey & Melody Vacarro of Nebraskans Against Gun Violence will lead a conversation on gun violence in Nebraska.

Tickets are available for a Suggested Donation of $25 on Eventbrite at:
Proceeds to benefit Nebraskans Against Gun Violence.

About the play:
Based on Hamlet’s “To be or not to be” speech, NATURAL SHOCKS is a 65-minute, one-woman tour-de-force play that bursts to life when we meet a woman waiting out an imminent tornado in her basement. Her story—and the secret she reveals—puts the reality of guns in America front and center.
NATURAL SHOCKS is part confessional, part stand-up, and part reckoning.

About the Project
This is a national campaign of theater activism against gun violence. Lauren Gunderson is making her new play NATURAL SHOCKS available for regional and community theaters, colleges, and high schools to produce readings the weekend of April 20, 2018, the 19th anniversary of Columbine and the day of the National School Walkout. She is waving royalties for these readings and in exchange asks that events raise money to address gun violence

Visit www.naturalshocks.org to learn more about this national event for gun safety.
Visit www.nebraskansagainstgunviolence.org to learn more about their mission and impact.