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Appalachian Theatre of the High Country (ATHC): Not Going Quietly


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( Sun., Oct. 10, 2021 )

Online, , , NC

Program

When 32-year-old activist and father Ady Barkan is diagnosed with ALS and given four years to live, he finds himself in a deep depression, struggling to connect with his newborn son, whose presence reminds him of the future he will miss. But after a chance confrontation with Senator Jeff Flake goes viral, Ady decides to embark on a cross-country tour of America, using his final breaths to fight for healthcare justice. Ultimately, Ady discovers that collective action and speaking truth to power offers a source of hope for the future that transforms his relationship with his son and his belief in what is possible for his family.

Cost

FREE

More information


http://apptheatre.org

Series

BOONE DOCS

Dates

  • Sunday, October 10, 2021 at 3:00 PM