the musical, Quilts 4 DC & a cocktail reception at Arena Stage on August 11, 2022 sponsored by the Statehood No Other Way (NOW ) Foundation,
AMERICAN PROPHET is a groundbreaking musical powered by Frederick Douglass’ own speeches and writings. Mark your calendar to join us for an evening of arts and culture, preceded by a viewing of Quilts 4 DC, a special project by members of the League of Women Voters-District of Columbia, and a cocktail reception given by the Statehood No Other Way (NOW) Foundation — all in support of DC statehood.
Frederick Douglass was first invited to speak on August 11, 1841, on Nantucket Island at the annual convention of the Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society, in front of a largely white audience. This first speech got Douglass noticed and put him on the path to becoming a lecturer for the society.
THE BEST SEATS IN THE HOUSE AND THE RECEPTION COST JUST $100 EACH. PLEASE CLICK ON THIS LINK TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS NOW: https://www.paypal.com/donate/?hosted_button_id=N2VV4L9SPHXHE#
You can also mail a check or money order to the Statehood NOW Foundation:
c/o US Senator Michael D. Brown
4501 Western Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016
DONATIONS ARE GRATEFULLY ACCEPTED SO THAT WE CAN INVITE DESERVING DC STATEHOOD ACTIVISTS, SENIORS AND STUDENTS TO JOIN US AT OUR EVENTS. THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR SUPPORT! Statehood NOW!