How We Did It: Nothin' Nice

 
 

Commission

Nothin' Nice


Who:    Linda Parris-Bailey/Carpetbag Theatre (CBT), Junebug Productions, American Festival Project, Environmental Justice Festival


What:  Original work based on stories of the Americorps workers of the St. Mark’s Church program in New Orleans, LA


Why:    To address the environmental issues of the African American communities along the New Orleans, “Cancer Alley.”


When:  May, 1998. Remounted for the Carpetbag Theatre’s 50th Anniversary, Jan. 2019


Where: Communities in New Orleans, LA & Knoxville, TN