Take one family. Add a dash of hope and a heaping handful of love, and you've got a recipe for pure musical joy.
Don't miss the world premiere of this musical currently running at Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C., March 19 to May 14, 2022.
David Friscic, BroadwayWorld
Andre Hereford, MetroWeekly
Gregory Ford, D.C. Metro Theatre Arts
Jordan Wright, The Zebra Press
Gail Choochan, The Free Lance-Star
Brenda Siler, The Washington Informer
Conceived & Written by Nolan Williams, Jr.
Directed by Eric Ruffin
Hailed by D.C. Metro Theatre Arts as "electrifying. awakening. ...exquisitely bold and utterly holy", this touring production, workshopped at The Kennedy Center, illuminates the Civil Rights Movement for new audiences. (PHOTO: Quentin Cox)
Brenda C. Siler, The Washington Informer
David Siegel, D.C. Metro Theatre Arts
Conceived by Nolan Williams, Jr.
Book by Candrice Jones
Music & Lyrics by Nolan Williams, Jr.
This new musical (in development) explores the stories of Annie Devine, Fannie Lou Hamer & Victoria Jackson Gray, undersung champions of the Civil Rights Movement.