The California Missions & Race Tour – Rising

The California Missions & Race Tour

Written & Performed by Fred Pitts
Directed by David Ford
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 7:30pm
65 minutes | No intermission | Ages 12+
Tickets: $15

Show Description

Summer 2012. Fred is standing in the middle of a California Mission church
with a docent and 3 other visitors. One visitor is an expert on the Catholic
Church. One is an expert of Native American history. The third is an expert
on…everything else. They stare at Fred. Is his fly open? Hair mussed? They
have one thing in common. They are all experts on which famous black person Fred resembles.

Artist Biography

FRED PITTS is a San Francisco-based actor. He is a company member of
African-American Shakespeare and Custom Made Theatres and has performed with many companies throughout the Bay Area. This is his first attempt at a writing and performing a solo piece. He was an Emergency Medicine doctor for 18 years. He’s now in recovery from that job….