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Freedom Rider

Sep 22, 2021 - Oct 10, 2021
Save the Date 2021-09-22 America/New_York Freedom Rider

The world premiere FREEDOM RIDER

Conceived and directed by Ricardo Khan, written by Kathleen McGhee-Anderson, Murray Horwitz, Nathan Louis Jackson, Ricardo Khan, and Nikkole Salter

This original production will mark the 60th anniversary of the 1961 Freedom Rides, and will be edicated to one of the most famous freedom riders, the late Congressman John R. Lewis.

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Freedom Rider

Sep 22, 2021 - Oct 10, 2021

Live Performance

The world premiere FREEDOM RIDER

Conceived and directed by Ricardo Khan, written by Kathleen McGhee-Anderson, Murray Horwitz, Nathan Louis Jackson, Ricardo Khan, and Nikkole Salter

This original production will mark the 60th anniversary of the 1961 Freedom Rides, and will be edicated to one of the most famous freedom riders, the late Congressman John R. Lewis.


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