Performances & Events


An Equitable Dinner @UMICH

With Out of Hand Theater - Inspiring action on the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

March 20, 2024 | 7:00 pm

Rogel Ballroom, Michigan Union, 530 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Free - Registration Required

Join us in reinforcing our commitment to creating a University of Michigan where every campus member has a sense of belonging and empowerment to fully participate in the campus community. Free registration is strongly encouraged.

Equitable Dinners brings together strangers and friends from diverse backgrounds to talk about complex issues like race over a meal, fueled by theater. Connect and be inspired to build a more equitable world in this transformational experience.

We’re teaming up with Out of Hand Theater to host an Equitable Dinner @UMICH for up to 300 participants on March 20, 2024, from 7:00-9:00 PM. Featuring the original short play Jamesha’s Story, written by Morgan Breon, starring Aj Ziona Campbell-Kelley with Anna Webber and Joseph Michael Kenneth.

This event coincides with the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, harnessing the transformative power of theater to inspire action.

Event Highlights:
– A Meal: Share a meal with approximately 10 friends and strangers
– A Play: Experience a thought-provoking short play
– A Conversation: Engage in guided discussion led by trained facilitators

About Out of Hand:

Winner of The New York Times Best Theater of 2020, 2021 Governor’s Honors Award in the Arts and Humanities and the 2023 Winds of Change Organizational Award from the Forum on workplace inclusion, Out of Hand works at the intersection of art, social justice, and civic engagement. We help create a more just world through programs that combine theater and film with information and conversation. Over 10,000 people have already participated in Equitable Dinners. Reserve your place at the table! Learn more at outofhandtheater.com

Discussion Free In Person Diversity Equity and Inclusion Central Campus