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American Moor

Presented by ArtsEmerson at Emerson Paramount Center Robert J. Orchard Stage, Boston MA

Apr 10 - 21 2019
American Moor

Taking back Shakespeare’s great, black leading man

As an experienced, African-American actor auditions for Othello he is met with prejudice, racism and privilege while negotiating with a young, white director who presumes to understand Shakespeare’s Moorish prince far better than the performer standing before him. By combining an audition from Hell and a cutting, laugh-out-loud internal monologue, American Moor challenges the capacity of theatre to make all people fully visible and embraced. Written and performed by Keith Hamilton Cobb,

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Price Level: Price B
Seating Location: Balcony
Full Price: $60
BosTix Price: $30 + Fee

Price Level: Price C
Seating Location:
Balcony Rear
Full Price:
$40
BosTix Price: $20 + Fee

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Emerson Paramount Center Robert J. Orchard Stage

559 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111

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