Event Details
Summit School Letter to my Disability Plays
Date:Sunday, February 10, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
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Organization: Summit School and Federation CJA
Open to public
Location: Segal Centre for Performing Arts
Address: 5170 Côte-Ste-Catherine Montreal, Québec H3W 1M7 , Montreal, QC, CA
Admission:
$ 36.00
Contact: Segal Centre Performing Arts Box Office
[email protected]
Phone: 514 739 7944
Description:

In celebration of JDAIM, Federation CJA in collaborationwith Summit School is proud to present a special remount of Summit School Performing Arts original play Letter to my Disability with 3 community shows at the Segal Centre for Performing Arts.Synopsis: What does it mean to have a disability? What does it mean to be different? Letter to My Disability, follows the journey of Ellie, a teen girl, who finds out on her own that she has a developmental disability. Afraid, confused and desperate, she struggles to reconcile who she is and who she thought she was. Her teacher, new to the school, begins an ambitious and controversial project to try and put words to these feelings. Letter to My Disability, is an emotional, uplifting and perspective-changing play that challenges all of us to begin speaking openly, honestly and without shame about the issues surrounding developmental disabilities.

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