Theatre



North Carolina Black Repertory Company: The House of the Negro Insane


( Thu., Aug. 4, 2022 - Sat., Aug. 6, 2022 )

Performed by Contemporary American Theater Festival

Ring Theatre, 1834 Wake Forest Rd., Winston-Salem, NC 27109

Program

Taft State Hospital, created for “insane and idiotic negroes,” is overcrowded and understaffed. Attius, the hospital’s coffin builder, has been locked up for years. But, when two patients plan their escape, he dares to dream of freedom. Written by Terence Anthony. Directed by Cheryl Lynn Bruce.

Cost

$45

More information

(336) 723-2266, info@ncblackrep.org
https://ncblackrep.org/nbtf-2022/

Series

National Black Theatre Festival

Dates

  • Thursday, August 4, 2022 at 8:00 PM
  • Friday, August 5, 2022 at 8:00 PM
  • Saturday, August 6, 2022 at 2:00 PM
  • Saturday, August 6, 2022 at 8:00 PM