Celebration Arts / Textbooks for Liberia / Robert Mott

Robert Mott  A recently retired local editorial writer reflects on the state of the world. Robert Mott traveled to dozens of countries throughout his long career as a journalist, editor and information officer.

Celebration Arts Sacramento's Celebration Arts theater company is getting raves for its latest production. Today on Insight, actors perform a scene live from "Statement After an Arrest Under the Immorality Act." The play was written by South Africa's greatest playwright, Athol Fugard.

"Statements After an Arrest Under the Immorality Act" runs through Feb. 24 at Celebration Arts, 4469 D St., Sacramento. Performances are at 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. Information: (916) 455-ARTS.

Textbooks for Liberia  Meet a local eighth grader who’s collecting textbooks for students in Liberia. Casey Robbins tells you why she's collected more than 350 textbooks to send to Liberia.

If people can help Casey Robbins ship textbooks to Liberia, they should contact Michael Dolan, the International Baccalaureat Coordinator at Churchill Middle School. He can be reached at 916-971-7324; when you get to the menu, press 4, and then ask for him.


Monday, February 12, 2007