NPR’s Michel Martin: Going There

Excerpts from Objectively/Reasonable: A Community Response to the Shooting of Tamir Rice, 11/22/14

Performed for “Getting Real About Race,” an event hosted at Playhouse Square in Cleveland and streamed live on on October 18, 2016 .

See NPR’s online archive for our two appearances:

  • 3:10 — “Prologue” and “It’s Really Interesting” (Kaila Benford)
  • 1:03:15 — “Do a Cleveland on Me” (Nathan Tolliver)
Written by Playwrights Local—Mike Geither, Tom Hayes, Lisa Langford, Michael Oatman, and David Todd—and conceived/edited by David Todd.
Directed by Terrence Spivey.
Featuring original cast members Ashley Aquilla, Kaila Benford, Samone Cummings, Kali Hatten, LaShawn Little, and Nathan Tolliver.

For more information on Objectively/Reasonable, visit