( Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 )
Givens Performing Arts Center, 1 University Drive, Pembroke, NC 28372
Mike Wiley brings to life the recollections of author Tim Tyson surrounding the 1970 murder of Henry “Dickie” Marrow in Oxford, NC. Marrow, who was black, was chased from a local store by three white men after reportedly making a crude remark to one of the men’s wives. They brutally beat Marrow then killed him in view of multiple witnesses.
* Rescheduled from April 7, 2020, due to the University's COVID-19 pandemic response protocols.
Due to the mature content of this story, parents should use discretion in allowing children to attend.