From Jonny to Jordan, What's Changed?
Monday, January 23 at 7:00
Charity Randall Theatre
4301 Forbes Avenue, Oakland
Join us for the beginning of a series of community talkback events centered around the upcoming opening of The Gammage Project, a staged docu-drama produced in conjunction with Pittsburgh Playwrights Theatre Company and The University of Pittsburgh Repertory Theatre. “From Jonny to Jordan” looks at the changes in police procedure and oversight from the time of the Jonny Gammage case to the recent Jordan Miles case.
Panelists will include local experts including Brandi Fisher, chairwoman of the Alliance for Police Accountability; David Harris, distinguished faculty scholar and Associate Dean for Research at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law; Elizabeth Pittinger, Executive Director of the Citizen Police Review Board; Tim Stevens, former President of the Pittsburgh NAACP and Chairman of the Black Political Empowerment Project; and Wayne Babish, former Brentwood Police Chief.
Moderated by Attilio Favorini, esteemed Pittsburgh playwright and author of the upcoming docu-drama The Gammage Project, the evening will begin with presentations by the panelists and finish with an open discussion with members of the audience.