The Negro Speaks

 

The Negro Speaks

A Celebration of African American
Poetry, Prose, and Music
Compiled and Adapted by the Award-winning Playwright Marcus Dargan
Premiered on February 27, 2013 at BMCC

In collaboration with the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) African Heritage Month Committee and the Speech, Communications, and Theatre Arts Department, NuAFrikan Theatre began 2013 in residency at the college with the world premiere of The Negro Speaks.

The Negro Speaks is a celebration of African American poetry, prose, and music compiled and adapted by the award-winning playwright Marcus Dargan. The Negro Speaks featured performances by BMCC students and alumni, company members, cellist Nioka Workman and double bassist Larry Roland.