This reading is presented in partnership with the American Legion Post 168 which was built in 1951 to commemorate African Americans killed in WWI and II. 

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August Wilson's


Ma Rainey's Black Bottom 

Feb 6 and 7 2020 . 7pm

American Legion Post 168 . 803 Emma St 


Tensions rise when an ambitious trumpet player joins the recording session of the great Blues singer, Ma Rainey.


1984 NY Drama Critics' Circle Award winner.


Our reading is Directed by Richard Quint Production Coordinator Wilhelmina Lopez Martin


  a reading with music

Readers: Joann Leggett, Gil Parker, Clayton Lopez, Jerry Ginsberg, Tim Dahms, Richard Quint, Bob Capetta, Eva Parker, Ervin Gallo-Tumm, and Wilhelmina Lopez Martin

Sponsored by

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We will perform excerpts from this show for area schools in celebration of Black History Month. This production is supported by the Arts Builds Community grant from the Florida Keys Council of the Arts.


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