GROUNDED THEATRE COMPANY
"CREATIVITY TAKES COURAGE"
Upcoming Events and Performances
Company On the Move!!!
January 31 & February 1, 2020
Written and Directed by Jackie Jonas.
The Slave Narratives 2020
February 14-16, 2020
February 14 @ 7 pm
February 15 @ 7 pm
February 16 @ 2 pm
A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves. Typewritten records prepared by the Federal Writers’ Project 1936-1938
Assembled by The Library of Congress Project work Projects Administration for the District of Columbia Sponsored by the Library of Congress, Washington 1941
We take a look at eleven former slaves accounts about their experiences during and after slavery. All but one former slave; Siney Bonner (Alabama) is from North and South Carolina. During the Great Migration a lot of former slaves or children of former slaves migrated North a lot of them to Philadelphia from the Carolinas.
Tea with Frederick Douglass
Friday, March 20, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm
Friday, March 27, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm
Tickets are $30 / $25 for members / $15 for residents with 19144 zip code
Deep Rivers: How African Americans Waded Through the Waters of Oppression to Achieve Greatness in the 19th Century.
First Sunday, April 2020
First Sundays beginning in April 2020-December 2020
7 Lock Street, Philadelphia, PA. 19127