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    The Unbleached American

    Presented by at Stoneham Theatre

    April 10 - April 27, 2014


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    The Unbleached American

    Discover a piece of American history with Ernest Hogan, the "father of ragtime" and the first African American to perform on Broadway. Beloved by his fans and wealthy beyond his wildest dreams, Hogan was also an infamous writer of "coon songs" that many considered offensive to his own race. This fascinating world premiere play imagines the relationship between Ernest and the woman sent to care for him at the end of his...

    Discover a piece of American history with Ernest Hogan, the "father of ragtime" and the first African American to perform on Broadway. Beloved by his fans and wealthy beyond his wildest dreams, Hogan was also an infamous writer of "coon songs" that many considered offensive to his own race. This fascinating world premiere play imagines the relationship between Ernest and the woman sent to care for him at the end of his life, as he struggles with both his own mortality and the legacy he leaves behind. Don't miss Elliot Norton Award-winning actor Johnny Lee Davenport as Ernest in his Stoneham Theatre debut!

    Play written by Michael Aman, Directed by Weylin Symes featuring Johnny Lee Davenport


    Stoneham Theatre

    395 Main Street
    Stoneham, MA 02180

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    Regular Price $45.00 Half Price $22.50
    Reserved in Advance
    Standard Orchestra/Balcony



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