written and performed by Al Letson
directed by Rob Urbanati

Told through monologue, song, poetry, and multimedia, Summer In Sanctuary challenges perceptions about race and class as “Def Poetry Jam” alumus Al Letson recalls a summer spent working at the Sanctuary on 8th Street, a community center in an economically challenged neighborhood in Jacksonville, Florida. As Al works with the kids in his creative writing class, he finds himself changing with his students. Summer In Sanctuary explores the heart of a community and gives theatergoers a better understanding of the world.

For booking inquiries, please contact booking@afofest.org.

Loading more stuff…

Hmm…it looks like things are taking a while to load. Try again?

Loading videos…