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Connections: The "flOUR CITY Interactive ROCgarden”

Sep 20, 2021

The "flOUR CITY Interactive ROCgarden” introduces audience members to local historical figures -- people who you may not have learned about in the history books. This hour, we talk with the performance's creators and the actors about Anna Murray Douglass, Leah Fox Fish, and "Rattlesnake Pete", and their impact on Rochester's history.

Our guests:

  • Kate Sweeney, co-creator of the "flOUR CITY Interactive ROCgarden," and theatre coordinator at MCC
  • Heather Chang, co-creator of the "flOUR CITY Interactive ROCgarden," and theatre professor at MCC
  • Anisha Stallworth, actor who plays Anna Murray Douglass, and theatre performance major at MCC 
  • Marianna Tonas, actor who plays Leah Fox Fish, and theatre performance major at MCC 
  • Tom Abrams, actor who plays "Rattlesnake Pete", and theatre performance major at MCC