PRO-TV Presents Terri Mateer's A Kind Shot

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Thu, 07/19/2018 - 6:30pm
DCTV, 87 Lafayette Street, NYC

Doors: 6pm
 Screening: 6:30pm

DCTV's PRO-TV, teams up with Terri Mateer, former basketball star and model, to present her critically acclaimed one-woman show A KIND SHOT.

In A KIND SHOT, 6’1” blonde spitfire Mateer tells her life story of becoming a pro basketball player in France. Raised by a single, hippie mom, an African American surrogate father steps in and teaches Terri how to play the game. Clearing six feet in sixth grade, she’s a natural, but dreams of becoming an architect. Terri's unbelievable journey includes playing pro ball, modeling, stripping, designing Michael Jordan’s headboard, and taking lots of shots at life.

The performance is free, open to the public and will be recorded PRO-TV filmmakers. It will be followed by a talkback with Terri Mateer. Note: The play contains adult language.

Free to Attend! RSVP required. RSVP's are first-come, first-served.

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Downtown Community Television Center (DCTV) was founded in 1972 by Jon Alpert and Keiko Tsuno. For four decades, DCTV has provided low-cost equipment rentals, editing facilities, filmmaking/producing workshops, youth programs, and delivered countless award-winning documentary productions to broadcast air.

DCTV's PRO-TV is a free media arts training program for NYC youth. PRO-TV provides positive, creative outlets for young people to address issues affecting their lives and their communities. Students pitch ideas, rotate production roles, and interact with local community members. As participants progress through the filmmaking process, they develop skills in team-building, leadership, and public speaking. Youth producers raise their voices within their communities and create films that matter.