NUYORICAN POETS CAFE CLASSIC JAZZ PLAYS
(Published: September 28, 2010)
NUYORICAN POETS CAFE CLASSIC PLAYS
"The Nuyorican Poets Theater remains a vibrant contributor to the city's culture." -Lawrence Van Gelder, The New York Times.
The Staged Readings Of:
7 Audelco Award winning play, by Samuel Harps based on the life of jazz trumpeter, Lee Morgan, will receive staged readings at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, 236 East Third Street, NYC. Call 212-780-9386 for reservation or order tickets online: www.nuyorican.org. The readings will be directed by Rome Neal, and stars jazz trumpeter, Michael Lewis as Lee, Kim Weston- Moran, June Sewer, Triple-5.
on October 8th, 9th, 15, 16, 2010 at 7pm (Fridays & Saturdays) and 17th (Sunday)at 3pm. $10
Sunday, October 10, 2010 (Monk's Birthday) at 3pm
One Performance Only!!! On MONK'S birthday, Sunday, October 10, 2010 at 3pm,($20) Of the Off-Broadway play Monk-The Play, by acclaimed playwright Laurence Holder and starring Rome Neal, directed by Holder and Neal both winners of the Audelco Award and National Black Theatre Festival Award for excellence in African-American Theatre.
Monk is a is one character play exploring the genius and mystery of jazz icon Thelonious Monk. The award-winning production of the play by Neal, Artistic Theatre Director of the Nuyorican Poets Café Theatre, has received many great notices in New York
More Information: http://www.nuyorican.org