Too Heavy for Your Pocket

A Play by the Winner of the 2017 Alliance/Kendeda National Graduate Playwriting Competition and UNCF/Mellon Fellow, Morehouse College C'12, Jireh Breon Holder!

In rural Tennessee at the height of the Civil Rights Movement two young couples struggle to understand justice, love, and their own responsibilities. When Bowzie gets a scholarship to attend Fisk University, he has the opportunity to improve his family’s life. His education goes beyond the classroom, as he becomes a Freedom Rider and joins the fight against racism in the Deep South, leaving his obligations as a husband and friend behind.

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