August 6, 13, and 20 | 5pm
Bring a chair for a guaranteed seat.
We are still raising money for this year's production. Our shows are FREE. Please consider making a donation at gofundme.com/theatreinthex2017
in lieu of traditional ticketing.
Directed by Christina May
Inspired by the poem, «Financial Aid» by Carvens Lissaint, Running Numbers is a drama about an inner-city high school senior whose dreams and desperation of going to college and overcoming his environment lead him to fast cash and dangerous situations.
Featuring: Abdul Sesay, Jarrett McCreary, Khadijah Davis, Iman Aaliyah, Aurica Hurst, Angelica Jackson-Thomas, Carlo Campbell, Walter DeShields, Niya Colbert, Brandon A. Drummond and Dwayne Alistair Thomas…
Support for Theatre in the X 2017 provided in part by the Philadelphia Cultural Fund. This program was supported in part by the Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts program of the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. Support also provided by PECO. This program is administered regionally by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance.This performance is part of the City of Philadelphia’s Performances in Public Spaces initiative managed by the Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy.