In The Red And Brown Water - Wirtz Center Season
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The lyrical and intoxicating story of a young woman’s thrust into womanhood and subsequent fall into the murky waters of life, written by Tarell Alvin McCraney, the screenwriter of “Moonlight.” Oya is an African-American teenager growing up in the projects in Louisiana. A high school track star, she has the chance to escape poverty with a full scholarship to college but sacrifices her ambition to stay home and care for her mother.