Harlem9 presents the Obie Award Winning 48HOURS IN… HARLEM – a twist on the traditional 24-hour play festival. This event marks the 8th year of the collaborative Harlem9 bringing together 6 playwrights, 6 directors, and 18 actors. Playwrights will re-imagine African Folktales into 10-minute plays over the course of one weekend. 48HOURS IN… HARLEM culminates in a one night only event on Sunday, August 19, 2018. There will be two performances at 7pm and 9:30pm at the National Black Theatre. Participating artists’ details are below. Tickets are available on Brown Paper Tickets. Visit 48hours8years.bpt.me to purchase for $25 in advance online. A limited number of cash only tickets available at the door for $30. The National Black Theatre is located at 2031 5th Avenue at 125th Street.
Harlem9 is a collaborative producing organization comprised of a group of Black theater professionals from various backgrounds. Their mission is to produce together, exploring the past, present and future of black culture, celebrating its rich and diverse history of storytelling.
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