Episode 32: Racism, Sexuality and Daybreak’s Children

Hosts Benjamin Rexroad and TJ Jozsa interview Akron-native and playwright John Dayo-Aliya at the Balch Street Community Center during rehearsal of his show, Daybreak’s Children. “My struggle in life has not necessarily been being gay or black…it’s been more so being both.” Daybreak’s Children deals with racism, sexuality and crack addiction John got the idea […]

Episode 29: Daybreak’s Children

Hosts Benjamin Rexroad and TJ Jozsa interview Actor, Director, Playwright and Producer India Burton. “We can’t ignore the fact that they have scripts on the stage.” Daybreak’s Children by John Dayo-Aliya explores the black experience in present day America.  But it’s a story that surpasses cultural boundaries.  Sammie, the oldest child and only son, has […]