Roof Top Piper, The Great Chicago Playwrights Exposition

Body Politic Theatre
June 23 – July 19, 1987

By David Hernandez
Directed by Chuck Smith

“The three other works on the program all had urban themes. The best of the bunch was David Hernandez’s Roof Top Piper, a series of poetic riffs about life in Chicago, directed by Smith and performed with style by Henry Godinez, Johnny Lee Davenport, and Pat Bowie.”
—Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun-Times (June 26, 1987)

Roof Top Piper is a series of inner-city hymns from the poetry of David Hernandez, spoken in spotlights by Pat Bowie, Johnny Lee Davenport and Henry Godinez.”
—Richard Christiansen, Chicago Tribune (June 26, 1987)

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