Culture

“Look What A Wonder” Martha’s Vineyard Performing Arts Center Monday August 12th, 2019
 
 

Martha’s Vineyard Performing Arts Center is hosting a Free Admission concert performance of the Prize Winning Off-Broadway Gospel Musical “Look What A Wonder” on Monday, August 12th, 2019.

An amazing fictionalized account of the Denmark Vessey Slave Conspiracy of 1822, relive the gut-wrenching choices of real life Black leaders Morris Brown and Denmark Vesey had to make in their quest for true freedom in this inspiring and heartbreaking performance.

Read a more detailed description of the Denmark Vessey Slave Conspiracy of 1822 here:

https://www.lwaw.co/history.php

“A Story…that needs to be told and retold to our children and to all Americans.”’ -Oskar Eustis, Artistic Director, Public Theater, New York City

“Look What A Wonder” at the Martha’s Vineyard Performing Arts Center is sponsored by the Ford Foundation, Abby Rockefeller and Lee Halprin, Eileen Rockefeller and Paul Growald in partnership with Newark Arts.

The performance will be video-taped to be used in the Newark School system to teach Awareness of Slavery and it’s Present Day Legacy, touching but not limited to such topics as reparations, Black on Black violence, The Middle Passage, children and teens in slavery and slavery’s economic profit in relationship to the growth of America, in particular the economic growth of New York City.

For free tickets email: august12tickets@aol.comPlease leave name, email and number of tickets and a reply confirmation will follow. Show is appropriate for 8 years old and up.

For more information on “Look What A Wonder” go to https://www.lwaw.co

Written by Eileen Shapiro

I work with Jimmy Star and am a NY Times best selling author and rock star journalist....currently write for Get Out Mag, PureM, Classic Pop, Huffington Post, and several others....I write pop culture interviews with well established talent and up and coming great talent...look forward to working with you....

Comments

Search

Follow us

Read our latest news on any of these social networks!


Get latest news delivered daily!

We will send you breaking news right to your inbox

Follow us on Twitter

Like Us On Facebook