About This Show

Zakiyyah Alexander’s Etymology of a Bird takes place in Brooklyn during the summer. B-boys break, MC’s freestyle, the struggle to make it is never ending and amidst it all two kids from the hood fall in love. One mistake by a cop and everything can change… Can a Bird from the hood fly?

Part of the Hip Hop Theater Festival’s Critical Breaks Reading Series.

Show Details

Dates: One Night Only: June 22, 2006