Apr 28 - 29 2022
Parable of the Sower

Parable of the Sower

Presented by Strathmore at Music Center at Strathmore

Octavia E. Butler’s
PARABLE OF THE SOWER
Created by Toshi Reagon & Bernice Johnson Reagon
Directed by Eric Ting
Co-presented by Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
Parable of the Sower is a triumphant, mesmerizing work of rare power and beauty that illuminates deep insights on gender, race, and the future of human civilization.

This fully-staged opera brings together over 30 original anthems drawn from 200 years of black music to recreate Butler’s sci-fi, Afrofuturist masterpiece live on stage.

With music and lyrics by Toshi Reagon and her mother, Bernice Johnson Reagon, this compelling work gives life to Butler’s acclaimed science fiction novel of the same name.

Admission Info

$34 - $74

Phone: 3015815100

Email: strathmore@strathmore.org

Dates & Times

2022/04/28 - 2022/04/29

Location Info

Music Center at Strathmore

5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda, MD 20852

Parking Info

For full parking information and directions, please visit www.strathmore.org/your-visit/directions-and-parking

Parking in the Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro garage is $5.20 during the week and free on weekends. Strathmore is also accessible via Metro's Red Line, Grosvenor-Strathmore station.

Limited short-term parking also is available at specially marked meters along Tuckerman Lane, which do not require payment after 7pm.

Accessibility Info

For full accessibility information, please visit www.strathmore.org/your-visit/accessibility.