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Connections: 11th annual Sankofa Theatre Festival

Aug 21, 2018

11th annual Sankofa Theatre Festival celebrates the bicentennial observance of Frederick Douglass’ birthday. We discuss an upcoming play based on his ideals, and get a preview of other works that highlight African American voices.

In studio:

  • Richard Kendrick, actor in "The Green Book Chronicles" at the Sankofa Theatre Festival
  • Reuben J. Tapp, director of "The Green Book Chronicles" at the Sankofa Theatre Festival
  • Kevin Hicks, public relations manager for the annual Sankofa Theatre Festival