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If Beale Street Could Talk

  • University at Albany 1400 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12222 Albany, NY 12222
  • Dates: February 28, 2018
  • Recurrence: 0
  • Time: 7:30 pm
  • Price: $10-$20
  • Overview

    Adapted and directed by Elise Thoron for American Place Theatre, this Literature to Life offering is a verbatim adaptation of James Baldwin’s powerful novel of the same name, one which remains disturbingly poignant even sixty years after it was first published. A story of abiding love in the face of injustice, this one-person show honors Baldwin’s eloquent voice which spoke of the struggle of African-Americans and the saving power of brotherhood.

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