FST Mounts World Premiere of “America in One Room”

by Lydia Baxter and Jena Rashid When playwright Jason Odell Williams saw a 2019 article in the New York Times with a photo featuring hundreds of faces staring back at him, theatrical inspiration struck like lighting.“There were people of all ages, races, and genders from across the country,” said the playwright. The article was about the America in One Room convention, which took place in … Continue reading FST Mounts World Premiere of “America in One Room”

Meeting: America

Nine strangers are stuck in a room together for three days. There, they’re expected to open up about some of their most personal and strongly held beliefs over granola bars and mediocre coffee. What could possibly go wrong? And will they all make it out alive? Mike’s a middle-aged man from Michigan working through some anger issues. Faith is a Black woman in her late … Continue reading Meeting: America