*some humans were harmed in the making of this show

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Presented by En Route Productions at Ground Floor Theatre, Austin TX

Sep 20
Oct 06
*some humans were harmed in the making of this show

A drag, puppetry,self-help, testimony play based on the 1903 execution of Topsy the elephant.

Helen, a recovering alcoholic and Tony Robbins enthusiast, stages the dramatic journey of how she found her inner elephant. Performed by a rag tag bunch of thrift store co-workers, they seek to inspire others and help turn small lives into gigantic ones.
*some humans were harmed in the making of this show  is a drag, puppetry, self-help-testimony theatre piece inspired by the public execution of Topsy the elephant told with contemporary human characters in a Busby Berkeley-meets-George Kuchar
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Tickets are $20 and are available online at https://somehumanswereharmed@eventbrite.com

October 1st is “pay what you can” and proceeds go to Texas Coalition To Abolish The Death Penalty.

Contact: 512-912-6621

Email: Enroutetheatre@gmail.com

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*Oct. 1st: there will be a panel discussion from 7-8 pm hosted by Bird Caviel with The Texas Coalition To End The Death Penalty.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.


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