“I’ve Been Lynched”

On Sunday, March 15, 2015, twenty current students, staff members, and alumni joined other guests at Bus Boys & Poets at 5th & K St., NW for a stirring theatrical production created by one of Mayas own.? Adriana Cofield, MAPCS alum, and her production company, Unveiling Productions, LLC, treated the audience to poetry, song and dance in a production called Ive Been Lynched.? The Office of Alumni Support purchased and donated tickets to Ive Been Lynched as our spring alumni event.

The concert used the power of music to encourage us to confront issues and topics of injustice. Ive Been Lynched is the latest production from Unveiling Productions, LLC, which is an organization that is dedicated to using the performing arts as a way of retelling African American history, which has escaped the history books in our school systems.? The event was a fundraiser the forthcoming production My Soul Has Grown Deep and featured actors of all ages.