Ceremonies in Dark Old Men

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DOI: 10.5040/9781580815765.01

Duration: 2:00:06

  • 001_Introduction.mp3 0:01:13
  • 002_Act One Part One.mp3 0:28:45
  • 003_Act One Part Two.mp3 0:24:59
  • 004_Act Two Part One.mp3 0:17:57
  • 005_Act Two Part Two.mp3 0:18:53
  • 006_Act Two Part Three.mp3 0:16:16
  • 007_Act Two Part Four.mp3 0:11:25
  • 008_Credits.mp3 0:00:38

This classic play by Academy Award nominee Lonne Elder III gives us the portrait of a Harlem family that dreams of a better life, but pursues it in tragic ways. First produced by the Negro Ensemble Company in 1969, the critically acclaimed Ceremonies in Dark Old Men opened the door for a new generation of African American playwrights, including August Wilson and Lynn Nottage.

An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Rocky Carroll, Brandon Dirden, Jason Dirden, Julia Pace Mitchell, Charlie Robinson, Glynn Turman and Michole Briana White.

Directed by Judyann Elder. Recorded before a live audience at the Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles.

Featuring: Rocky Carroll, John Cothran Jr.(Sunday only), Brandon Dirden, Jason Dirden, Julia Pace Mitchell, Charlie Robinson, Glynn Turman, Michole Briana White

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LA Theatre Works

Lonne Elder III

ISBN: 9781580815765

Series: L.A. Theatre Works

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