Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture

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Local Leader / Exec. Director:
David R. Taylor
Main Address:
551 S Tryon St
Charlotte, NC 28202

The Legend of Buster Neal

Important Note: This event takes place at Booth Playhouse at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center (in Founders Hall), 130 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202. Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture presents the North Carolina Black Repertory Company’s production of The Legend of Buster Neal. North Carolina Black Repertory Company is the producer of the biennial National Black Theatre Festival in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. About The Play What is the true definition of manhood? A fearless civil rights activist reappears 60 years after his supposed death to face his greatest challenge: his great-great grandson. The Legend of Buster Neal tells the story of four generations of African American men and the challenges each faced. A powerful drama examining legacy, friendship, and fatherhood, the play questions the true definition of manhood. Disclaimer: This play contains mild adult language.

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130 North Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States


Friday, October 13, 2017 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm