For three nights only on February 25-27, the Normandale Community College Department of Theatre will host a virtual production entitled Too Heavy For Your Pocket.
The performances will be livestreamed at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 25, Friday, February 26 and Saturday, February 27.
The story takes place in the the summer of 1961, as the Freedom Riders are embarking on a courageous journey into the Deep South. When twenty-year-old Bowzie Brandon gives up a life-changing college scholarship to join the movement, he'll have to convince his loved ones-and himself-that shaping his country's future might be worth jeopardizing his own. Set during the height of the Civil Rights Movement, two couples must contemplate justice, love, and responsibility on their own terms.
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