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What About Justice?: Paul Giamatti and Sonja Sohn star in 'Antigone in Ferguson' at Coppin

What About Justice?: Paul Giamatti and Sonja Sohn star in 'Antigone in Ferguson' at Coppin

On Saturday evening, people from all over Baltimore—some coming straight from the Women's March in Washington—filed into Coppin State University's James Weldon Johnson Auditorium, passing through the epicenter of the Baltimore Uprising to see acclaimed actors perform dramatic readings of an adapted version of Sophocles' 2,500-year-old Greek tragedy "Antigone."

This free production, titled "Antigone in Ferguson," starred "The Wire's" Sonja Sohn (of "The Wire" and "Luke Cage") as Antigone, a young woman whose two brothers have just died fighting on opposite sides in the Theban civil war. Paul Giamatti (of "John...

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