Ohio University

Objects in the Mirror

Tantrum Theater

Tantrum Theater presents
Objects in the Mirror
By Charles Smith
Directed by Allen Gilmore

Broadcast premiere: Sunday, May 31 • 8PM
WOUB FM
91.3 Athens • 89.1 Cambridge • 89.1 Ironton • 91.9 Chillicothe • 90.1 Zanesville
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Flee through West Africa alongside Shedrick Yarkpai in this harrowing true story, as he endures a savage escape from Liberia, grasping at the opportunity to live a fuller life in a land of peace, safety, and security. Written by Ohio University Distinguished Professor, Charles Smith, Objects In The Mirror provides an account of this brave Liberian’s search for civility; showcasing the lengths one person must go to reclaim identity and assimilate with dignity.

Program for Objects in the Mirror