Theater

Emancipation Denied: The Story of Black Wall Street

When: Jan. 23-27, 7:30-9:30 p.m. and Jan. 28-27, 4-6 p.m. 2017

Through Jan. 28. Written by Deborah Solomon; directed by David Shakes. Emancipation Denied is a story of the aspirations, struggles and successes of an African American community in Tulsa, Oklahoma during the early 1900s. The Greenwood community of Tulsa, Oklahoma was coined “Black Wall Street” by Booker T. Washington because of its economic success and entrepreneurial opportunities. This original play by local playwright Deborah Solomon, CEO of Beehive Business Enterprise, LLC will be brought to the stage by the extraordinary actors and actresses of The North Star Players under the direction of David Shakes.

Price: $7-$15

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