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This Is My Brave announces DeKalb auditions, performance

January 17, 2019

DeKALB – A national nonprofit organization is giving locals the chance to tell their own stories of mental illness through performance art.

This Is My Brave Inc., a group focused on ending the stigma surrounding mental illness through storytelling, invites DeKalb-area community members to audition and share their personal stories about living with mental illness, according to a news release. No professional performing arts experience is necessary, and personal essays, original music, poetry and dance are welcome.

The next audition for the show is 7 to 11 p.m. Tuesday at the DeKalb County Community Outreach Building, 2500 N. Annie Glidden Road. The performance is scheduled for April 7 at the Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second St.

To register to audition, visit bit.ly/DEKALBAUD.