Theater/Dance/Performance Art

RISE FOR FREEDOM

When: Thu., Feb. 19, 7 p.m. 2015

This opera takes place in Ripley, Ohio in 1860, and tells the story of John Parker, a freed slave who risks his own freedom to help slaves escape bondage in Kentucky. A moving tale of heroism and self-sacrifice as told by our country’s leading African American composer – Adolphus Hailstork. Presented by Opera Carolina, the Firebird Alliance and On Q Productions.

Price: free


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