CLEVELAND Cleveland Public Theatre will present an autobiographical play about police brutality from Jan. 12 to 27 at its venue, 6415 Detroit Ave., Cleveland.
Oberlin Theater professor Caroline Jackson Smith wrote the play with her son, Adam Kennedy, based on his experience of police brutality. The theater is working with Cleveland State University's Black Studies and the NAACP to present a panel of local experts discussing relevant issues at each performance.
Sleep Deprivation Chamber will be presented at 8 p.m. every Thursday, Friday and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday until Jan. 27. General admission is $18; students and seniors $15. For tickets call (216) 631-2727.