The Paul Robeson Theatre Festival

The Robey Theatre Company in association with the Latino Theater Co. at The LATC presents

The 2019 Paul Robeson Theatre Festival. The third biennial presentation. Awakening
the Past, Present and Future: A Retrospective.


Presented by Robey Theatre Company

Featuring the actors, playwrights and directors of Robey Theatre Company.

Friday, August 23, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. Saturday, August 24 at 2:00 and 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 25 at 3:00 p.m.
ADMISSION: Friday, August 23: $50 (includes reception) 

Saturday and Sunday, $35 No Reception


Featuring highlights of the works presented by The Robey Theatre Company over the past 25 years. 

The show will consist of a mixture of live and taped performances; Works scheduled to be highlighted include:


  • Queen of Los Angeles;

  • Souls on Fire;

  • Yohen by Philip Kan Gotanda;

  • For The Love of Freedom (The Haitian Trilogy) by Levy Lee Simon;

  • The Magnificent Dunbar Hotel by Levy Lee Simon;

  • Bee-luther-hatchee by Thomas Gibbons;

  • Permanent Collection by Thomas Gibbons;

  • The Emperor’s Last Performance by Melvin Ishmael Johnson;

  • The River Niger by Joseph A. Walker;

  • Pity the Proud Ones by Kurt Maxey;

  • Anna Lucasta by Philip Yordan;

  • Bronzeville by Tim Toyama and Aaron Woolfolk;

  • Knock Me a Kiss by Charles Smith;

  • No Place to Be Somebody by Charles Gordone;

  • Dr. DuBois and Miss Ovington by Clare Coss;

  • Birdland Blue by Randy Ross Ph.D.

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