The FAMU Essential Theatre Writing for Life Play Development Series presents A Reading of…
Loyalty to Convictions: A One-Man Show
Featuring Fred D. Lee, Jr.
Written by Karla M. Johnson, Ed.D.
Directed by Evelyn D. Tyler
January 29 – 30, 2021
Armed with the strength of his convictions, Paul Robeson fought for global social justice by sacrificing himself, his career, his wealth, and the comforts he once enjoyed. In this nostalgic look at his life, the singer, actor, athlete, and activist re-lives his fight against injustices and criticisms for his political ideologies. The work highlights the musical talent of one of Tallahassee’s beloved vocalist, Fred D. Lee, Jr.
Suggested Audience: Ages 13 and above.
Live Virtual Performances
Friday, January 29, 2021, at 7:30 p.m. EST
Saturday, January 30, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. EST
Admission is FREE (No ticket is required)
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How It Works
Live Virtual Performance
Visit FAMU’s Essential Theatre webpage on the day and time of the performance to view. Performances will happen in real-time. The virtual house will open 30 mins prior to showtime. CLICK HERE
There will be an online discussion following the performance. If you have questions or comments, please place them in the comment section on your screen for the moderator.