Distant Thunder rumbles into New York theatre scene
Last updated 3/17/2013 at 2:04pm
For the many people that were disconnected from their culture, whether through boarding schools, adoption or a multitude of other reasons, a play is in development by professional Broadway actors with a full Native cast and input from the Blackfoot Tribe in Montana. The first reading of the show was done at “Native Voices at the Autry” in Los Angeles, a workshop where Indigenous people throughout the country participate in the development of Native theatre projects.
According to an announcement released by the producers, “‘Distant Thunder’ tells the present-day story of attorney D...