Tryon Palace African American Lecture Series: Theatrical Performance of ‘Another Family Reunion’

Another Family Reunion Theatrical Performance

The November 17th installment of the Tryon Palace African American Lecture Series will feature a dramatic performance of North Carolina playwright E.J. Stewart’s “Another Family Reunion: A Word Without Me.” The free performance will begin at 7 p.m. in Cullman Performance Hall at the North Carolina History Center.

“Another Family Reunion: A Word Without Me” is an original historical play that uses the humor, history, and drama of a family reunion in the 1990s to relay the importance of African American Inventors in our everyday lives.

E.J. Stewart is an author, historian storyteller and playwright, and a speaker for the North Carolina Humanities Council Road Scholars Program.

The Tryon Palace African American Lecture Series offers a free, new program on the third Thursday of each month. All performances begin at 7 p.m. in Cullman Performance Hall and are free, thanks to a generous donation from the Harold H. Bate Foundation. Special hearing devices are available if needed. Contact Tryon Palace 48 hours in advance of the performance to make arrangements.

For more information call 252-639-3500 or visit TryonPalace.org.

Upcoming events at Tryon Palace include:

November 18: Lunch and Learn: Historic Holiday Traditions and Celebrations

November 20: African American Heritage Tour

November 22: Behind-the-Scenes: Costume Shop

November 25-27: Holiday Kickoff Weekend

Submitted by: Craig Ramey, Director of Public Affairs, Tryon Palace

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