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The American Slavery Project

THE NEW BLACK FEST in association with 651 ARTS presents
THE AMERICAN SLAVERY PROJECT
guest curators Judy Tate and Godfrey Simmons

The American Slavery Project is a monthly reading series that honors the work of African American playwrights. In recognition of the sesquicentennial of the Civil War (now through 2015) The Project will initiate new conversations about theater’s role in counteracting revisionism in our nation’s discourse about the Civil War and slavery.

March 7 at 7 p.m.  Fast Blood by Judy Tate
CAP 21 - 18 W. 18th Street, 6th Floor Manhattan

April 4 at 7 p.m.  Sweet Maladies by Zakiyyah Alexander
Mark Morris Dance Center - 3 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn

May 2 at 7 p.m.  Living in the Wind by Michael Bradford
The Drilling Company - 236 W. 78th Street, Manhattan

June 6 at 7 p.m.  Voices from Harpers Ferry by Dominic Taylor
Audubon Ballroom - 3940 Broadway, Manhattan

June 15 at 7 p.m.  Safe House by Keith Josef Adkins
Audubon Ballroom - 3940 Broadway, Manhattan

POST-SHOW CONVERSATIONS FOLLOW EVERY PERFORMANCE

All events are free. 
For reservations, e-mail reservations@thenewblackfest.org

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