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"Right Of Way" documentary stage play

Heard on WVTF-FM this morning of the play being staged this weekend at Virginia Tech about guy who rode his bike everywhere and was killed by a drunk driver. Segment should be available online, and the playwright says every line is from family and friends, nothing fictional. I'm on my way to go hiking, so search for yourselves.


Documentary Play: The Right of Way
Venue: Moss Arts Center at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg
Organizations: Virginia Tech School of Performing Arts
Date: Saturday, March 31, 2018
Time: 2:00 - 3:30 PM
Event Types: Arts & Theatre, Speaking Engagements
Cost: Free
The Virginia Tech School of Performing Arts and the Institute for Creativity, Arts and Technology (ICAT) present the documentary play "The Right of Way" starting on Thursday, March 29, 2018 through Saturday, March 31, 2018.

Screening Times:
• March 29, 2018 at 7:30 pm (Sold Out)
• March 30, 2018 at 7:30 pm
• March 31, 2018 at 2:00 pm

Hector Avalos was killed by a drunk driver as he rode his bicycle home from work. This beloved son, fearless boyfriend, and devoted friend was taken in the blink of an eye. In the aftermath was a quest for justice.

Featuring interviews with Hector's family and friends and court transcripts, this immersive multimedia production will look at the evolution of our city streets over the last century. Who has the right of way? And how do we stop hitting and killing pedestrians and bicyclists?

This new documentary play by Thomas Murray will feature a brief discussion after each performance, moderated by RIDE Solutions.

Featuring Stephen Balani, Andrew Bartee, Ryan Chapman, Anastasia Conyers, Maya Garcia, Rodney McKeithan and Alexandra Yau. With designs by John Ambrosone, Felysia Furnary, Mordecai Lecky, Mary Rathell, and Tanner Upthegrove. Stage managed by Andrew Schurr and Haylee McGeorge.

Admission is free however tickets are required due to limited seating.

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