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My first protest

I am glad I went to the Mike Brown protest. It started out as just a rally in Dudley Square, but then the entire group marched through the city. There were people of many different races there. Almost everyone was under thirty. Fourteen hundred people filled the streets of Boston, shutting it down to traffic. That part was very powerful to me; the feeling was hard to describe. Cars could not pass, and people could not escape the chanting. We ended up at the jail at South Bay, held back from the highway by a police barricade. I tweeted a lot of it, but forgot to when I was on my way home because I was tired. No, I was not arrested.

I felt bad having to leave before it was totally over. I had to leave in time to let my dad into my house, as he was coming in for Thanksgiving. As he put it, after the year he's had, he's "suffered enough" and I didn't want to get in any trouble that would wreck his holiday. But it was a remarkable experience, and I'm glad I went.

About Me

My name is Phoebe. I'm Boston area theater professional and English professor focused in writing, acting, directing, and modeling. I'm known for having lots of interests, lots of opinions about those interests, and a very high estimation of the value thereof. This blog is for talking about whatever's on my mind, from my daily life to my activities to musing on any number of abstract topics. Thanks for taking the time to read.

My productions:

Upcoming Productions:



MRS. HAWKING part 2 and 3


at the Watch City Steampunk Festival 2016

presented by The Chameleon's Dish

Vivat Regina
by Phoebe Roberts

at 2PM

and

Base Instruments
by Phoebe Roberts

at 6PM

Saturday, May 13th 2017
at 274 Moody Street, Waltham, MA

Other Achievements:

"The Tailor at Loring's End" screenplay
Quarter Finalist in the Final Draft Big Break Screenwriting Competition 2013

"Adonis" screenplay
Top Ten Percent in the Bluecat Screenwriting Contest 2015

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