Project Unspeakable readings are taking place on or around November 22 in a number of other locations across the country, including Columbus, GA; Jamaica Plain, MA; Portland, OR; Seattle, WA; Redwood, CA; Blacksburg, VA; Birmingham, AL; Champagne, IL; Gallup, NM; Leverett, Northampton, and Cambridge, MA; and in New York City.
“…look deep into the Unspeakable darkness of fifty years ago, a darkness that still grips our land, and in a spirit of truth and compassion, find the wisdom and strength to renew our journey to peace and truth.” — Fr. John Dear writes about Project Unspeakable and why he and others are doing a reading […]
From Greenfield, Mass. to Columbus, Georgia, home of the “School of the Americas,” Project Unspeakable readings are underway. Greenfield RECORDER – Tuesday, November 19, 2013 Page 1 Local theater piece questions assassinations By RICHIE DAVIS Recorder Staff A half-century after the assassination, a majority of Americans still say they believe the murder of President John F. […]
In a Salon essay, David Talbot writes, “The assassination of President Kennedy and its subsequent coverup was a triumph for the rapidly growing U.S. national security state. Fifty years later, that surveillance colossus increasingly treats the American people as if we’re enemies of the state. We can begin to take control of our future by […]
Please join us for autumnal snacks, good fellowship, and discussion with Project playwright Court Dorsey and Project organizer Randy Kehler. The evening will begin with a presentation and include a reading of excerpts from the Project Unspeakable” play. Tuesday, November 12th, 2013, 7:00-8:30 pm, Common House, Rocky Hill Cohousing, 100 Black Birch Trail, Florence, MA. […]
We are planning a living room style reading of Project Unthinkable on Friday, November 22, at 7 pm at the Friends Meeting House, at 43 Center St. Northampton, MA. Please contact Andrew Larkin for more info. 413-695-2371 [email protected]
“The President and the Press,” a speech given by John F. Kennedy to a newspaper association in 1961, goes right to the heart of why Project Unspeakable is so pertinent today. If he were alive today, would he be speaking about the NSA? Would he use the word “transparency”? What speech might he write about […]
Do you have plans for remembering the 50th anniversary of the assassination of JFK? The Pioneer Valley will be present a full reading of Project Unspeakable by neighbors in Leverett, Amherst and surrounding towns in Massachusetts. The reading will be followed by an opportunity for discussion.Read more about the Leverett Peace Commission’s event here.
#1: It is Timely. #2: It is Live Theater. #3: It has the potential to appeal to and reach a diverse audience. #4: It has the ability to “go viral.” #5: It is able to reach people at the grassroots. #6: It is a lens through which we can better understand what is happening in […]
Project Unspeakable opens with the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, on November 22, 2013. We hope to have as many readings as possible on or around that date. If you are interested in looking over the script for a later production, convene a Living Room Reading on or close to […]