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6 Playwrights. 6 Directors. 18 Actors
…giving raw impressions of African Folktales
Harlem9 presents the Obie Award Winning 48HOURS IN… ™ HARLEM – a twist on the traditional 24-hour play festival. This event marks the 8th year of the collaborative Harlem9 bringing together 6 playwrights, 6 directors, and 18 actors. Playwrights will re-imagine African Folktales into 10-minute plays over the course of one weekend.
48HOURS IN…™ HARLEM culminates in a one night only event on Sunday, August 19, 2018.
This one night only event has TWO performances at The National Black Theatre.
7pm and 9:30pm
THE 6 PLAYWRIGHTS:
Liza Jessie Peterson
THE 6 DIRECTORS:
Marcus Denard Johnson
Bianca LaVerne Jones
THE 18 ACTORS:
Justine J. Hall*
Chérie Celeste Malone
Doron J. Mitchell
Jeorge Bennett Watson
* these Actors are appearing courtesy of
Actors’ Equity Association*
Harlem9 is an arts organization comprised of various producing entities that have come together in Harlem to explore the past, present and future of black culture and celebrate the rich history of storytelling within the African diaspora. Garlia Cornelia, Bryan E. Glover, Eric Lockley, Jonathan McCrory, and Liberation Theatre Company (Sandra A. Daley-Sharif and Spencer Scott Barros) are the producers that comprise Harlem9.
For more information, please visit www.harlem9.org