Virtual Gaithersburg Book Festival To Feature ‘American Dirt’ Author
Feb 18, 2021
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Mar 15 - Apr 07, 2018
In August 1831, Nat Turner led a slave uprising that shook the conscience of the nation. Woven with vivid imagery and indelible lyricism, NAT TURNER IN JERUSALEM examines the power of an individual’s convictions and their reverberations through time.
In August 1831, Nat Turner led a slave uprising that shook the conscience of the nation. Turner’s startling account of the prophecy that guided him and the insurrection he led was recorded and published by attorney Thomas R. Gray. Nathan Alan Davis’ (Dontrell, Who Kissed the Sea) play imagines Turner’s final night in a jail cell in Jerusalem, Virginia, as he is revisited by Gray and they reckon with what has passed and what the dawn will bring. Woven with vivid imagery and indelibleView more
Weekday evening and weekend matinee tickets are $33.
Friday and weekend evening tickets are $38.
Pay-what-you-want tickets are available through our Forum 4 All program one hour before the show. Walk-ups only.
Tickets available at forum-theatre.org or by phone at 301-588-8279.
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