Powerful and poignant, heartfelt and humorous – Santa Monica Playhouse is proud to present a special Kwanzaa performances of film, television, and stage personality Stogie Kenyatta’s acclaimed show about African-American artist-activist Paul Robeson.
The show is back by popular demand for one night only — tonight, Friday Dec. 30 at 8 p.m.
Robeson – internationally renowned actor, recording artist, concert singer, football player, All-American athlete, and Phi Beta Kappa Society laureate at Rugters University, was witness to the artistic wonders of the Harlem Renaissance and the Jazz/Be-bop era, the horrors of the slave trade, the shame of the Holocaust, McCarthyism, blacklists, racism and oppression.
His life’s work celebrates our common humanity as he fought globally for social justice.
All tickets are $20. The Santa Monica Playhouse is located at 1211 Fourth Street, Santa Monica.
For more information, visit http://santamonicaplayhouse.com.