Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry
Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute (LHPAI) is proud to present the 2014 Teen Summer Musical, Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry. Based on the Newbery Medal-winning novel of the same name by Mildred D. Taylor, this story follows young African American youth living in the South during the Depression. Along with youth actors, young people will support their colleagues behind the curtain to create the lighting, staging, sound and set design for the production. This year’s production led by a team of renowned performers and teaching artists: Marita Phelps, director; Kabby Mitchell III, dance director; Paul Davis, music director; Cedric Thomas II, music teaching artist; Alaisha Jefferson, dance teaching artist; Ebony Arunga and Kwame Morrow, stage managers; Patrick Crowley and Erica Rose, acting teaching artists.
Advance tickets available at Brown Paper Tickets.
$12 – Adults
$7 – Youth / Students
** Group rates available – Contact Alfred Love at 206-684-4758 or Alfred.firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
Friday, August 15– 7 pm, opening night, reception to follow
Saturday, August 16 – 2 pm
Saturday, August 16 – 7 pm, talk back to follow
Sunday, August 17 – 2 pm
Sunday, August 17 – 7 pm