• October 6
  • Coger Hall Theatre, Springfield
  • October 6, 2017
  • Categories: Film, Presentation

Event Details

  • October 6, 2017
  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


  • Coger Hall Theatre
  • Springfield,

Event Description

The documentary "Remembering the Normal Heart" recounts the 1989 controversy when what was then Southwest Missouri State University's Theater and Dance Department mounted "The Normal Heart," Larry Kramer's path-breaking play about AIDS. What happened next brought Springfield into the national spotlight. The film will be followed by a panel of theater professionals who will discuss "The Theater as a Space of Resistance."

Event presented by:

  • History Dept. and Dept. of Theatre and Dance
  • (417) 836-5206
  • hollybaggett@missouristate.edu