to kill a mockingbird

Production of to Kill a Mockingbird will go forward!

By |2019-03-07T23:28:49-04:00December 3rd, 2010|Blog|

Victory: the Flagler Palm Coast High School production of Harper Lee’s TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD will be staged in the auditorium on February 24, 25, and 26 (two shows). It will be staged AS WRITTEN! The production was canceled last month by the school's principal, who was concerned about the use of the word "nigger" by characters in the play.

Florida High School Cancels Production of ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’

By |2019-03-13T15:39:57-04:00November 5th, 2010|Blog|

A Florida high school production of a play based on Harper Lee’s 1960 Pulitzer prize-winning novel about racial conflict, To Kill a Mockingbird, has been cancelled. At the center of the controversy that prompted the cancellation was the historically necessary use of the word “nigger”. The reason “nigger” is a word that carries such painful weight, of course, is due [...]