Unheard Voices
Wed, October 17th, 2012 | 8:00 pm

Event Details

We warmly invite you to Unheard Voices, a staged reading of an original collaborative work honoring the voiceless men, women and children buried at the African Burial Ground in Lower Manhattan. Please join us on October 17, 2012 at 7 pm for this special inspiring performance. After the performance, there will be a discussion about the American Slavery Project collaborative and its mission to highlight these unheard stories.

Conceived by Judy Tate

Directed by Melissa Maxwell

Featuring the writing of the ASP Collaborative: Keith Adkins, Dennis Allen II, Joshua Allen, Radha Blank, Michael Bradford, Kara Corthron, Kia Corthron, Herman Farrell III, Cassandra Medley, Yusef Miller, Dominique Morisseau, Glen Gordon Nsangou, Petronia Paley, Harrison Rivers, Nikkole Salter, Cori Thomas, Mfoniso Udofia, and Shawn Renè Graham, dramaturge.

Ticket Information

To purchase tickets to public programs by phone, please call the New-York Historical Society’s in-house call center at (212) 485-9268. Call center is open 9 am–5 pm daily. Advance tickets may also be purchased on site at the New-York Historical Society admissions desk. Advance purchase is required to guarantee seating. All sales are final and payments cannot be refunded. Programs and dates may be subject to change. Management reserves the right to refuse admission to latecomers.

Creative: Tronvig Group