African American Theatre Festival

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Country and Region United StatesMassachusetts
Type of Festival Drama
Location of Festival Boston, Massachusetts USA
Festival Contact Information

African American Theatre Festival
Our Place Theatre Project
3134 Washington Street
Roxbury, Massachusetts 02119 USA
Phone: (01) 617-989-9235

Festival Description

The African American Theatre Festival is a celebration of the international poet Askia Touré and a poetry competition for youth, as well as plays. it’s been a trademark of the festival to mix dance, spoken word, and plays. The poetry competition is an opportunity to identify young poets and to encourage them to continue writing. These individuals once discoved and encouraged may also hold the potential to be new playwrights.

Festival Dates May 27 - June 13, 2009
Festival Links

Practical Info:

  • Boston Center for the Arts
    Boston Center for the Arts, Calderwood Pavilion
    527 Tremont Street
    Boston, MA 02116 USA


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