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Center Stage presents 'guerrilla street theater' filmed at Black Lives Matter sites

Center Stage presents 'guerrilla street theater' filmed at Black Lives Matter sites

A small film crew is shooting two actors performing at a table set in front of Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, when a police officer approaches them and asks them to cease filming until they obtain permits. Kwame Kwei-Armah tries to negotiate, but eventually asks his crew to wrap it up.

"Guerrilla theater-making, my friend," he says into a camera. "We got shut down. Didn't get to the end of the take, but hey."

The footage of the...

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