The Consumables: A Play About The Working Poor in Baltimore

CCBC's The ConsumablesMarch 26, 2014 – Segment 5

We close out the show with a look at the new play at the Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC), The Consumables, with the play’s directorJulie Lewis, who is also Program Coordinator of CCBC’s Theatre Department. The play is a docudrama inspired by themes from David Shipler’s book The Working Poor, and is based on actual interviews with Baltimore low-wage workers.


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