AET PRESENTS

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By Booker T. Washington
Adapted by Martin Blank 

For school and adult audiences - a musical is adapted from talks Dr. Washington gave his students at Tuskegee University. The talks offered timeless wisdom for people of any age about how to have a productive life. Dr. Booker T. Washington was an American educator, orator, author, and advisor to presidents of the United States.

Between 1890 and 1915, Washington was the dominant leader in the African-American community. He was from the last generation of African-American leaders born into slavery and became the leading voice of the former slaves and their descendants.

Starring Gregory Burgess
Musical Direction by Scott Farquhar

Production – February 2018
Capital Hill Arts Workshop

 

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