Friday, May 3, 2019, at the First Langston Hughes Playwright Showcase, 7 – 9 pm at the Langston Hughes House, 20 E. 127th Street, Harlem, NY.
Virginia, 1829. Thessalonia, an enslaved tailor, meets free sailor Levi when he asks her to unpick the seams of his coat for the radical abolition papers sewed inside. From that moment, her life and love are inextricably entwined with anti-slavery rebels.
Shallow Brown: Thessalonia and the Free Sailor
A Staged Reading
October 26, 2018
6 – 8 pm
Langston Hughes House
20 E. 127th Street
Take 2/3 to 125th St./Malcolm X Blvd. or 4,5,6 to 125th St./Lexington