Author: Rick Creese
Description: A one-man show that tells the true story of Ira Aldridge, the African-American actor who in 1825 fled racial hatred in New York, became a star of the European stage, inspired the abolition of slavery in the British Empire, and came to represent the causes of oppressed people across Europe.
Year Written/Copyrighted: 2015
Date Added: 1/22/2016
1 Act, 95 Minutes
0 Females, 1 Male
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This play is in the following collections: United Solo 2015