Tasered: The Philip Oliver Coleman Story
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Travel through the mind of Philip Oliver Coleman, a brilliant young man whose life was shattered by a mental breakdown, giving audiences a glimpse of how quickly a beautiful mind can deteriorate. Based on a true story, this theatrical stage play will captivate viewers at curtain call, as they witness the final days of Philip Oliver Coleman's life and his personal fight to piece together his fractured psyche. This powerful and provocative performance will ignite the much-needed awareness in our communities about the importance of mental health, as well as serve as a small piece of healing for hundreds of families who have lost loved ones to police brutality. This is the story of Philip Oliver Coleman, another African-American man who needed help but instead was let down by the very system that pledges to protect and serve. "Nowadays, it seems the blue comes before the black and the badge before the bond." When: Saturday, June 23rd at 4:00 PM and 7:30 PM & Sunday, June 24th at 4:00 PM Tickets can be purchased via Eventbrite.