A compelling tour-de-force performance reviving one of the 20th Century’s most impressive figures.
CALL MR. ROBESON is a rollercoaster journey through African-American actor and singer Paul Robeson’s life, highlighting how his activism led to his downfall.
Features Ol’ Man River & other famous songs, much fiery oratory, and a defiant testimony to the House Un-American Activities Committee. CALL MR. ROBESON charts the rise and fall of one of the 20th Century’s greatest actors, singers and civil rights champions.
“A must-see experience, a treasure of a show. TOP PICK!
– DC Theater Scene
CALL MR. ROBESON
Written and Performed by Tayo Aluko
Directed by Olusola Oyeleye
Solo Show with Live Piano Accompaniment
“First-rate … “ 4 Stars, The Guardian
“A genuine tour de force” Chronicle Herald, Halifax, NS
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“I have never spent a more entertaining, intellectually arresting and emotionally fulfilling hour in the theater.” |
– Norman Lear
“Witty, whimsical, deeply thoughtful and, most of all, completely hilarious.”
– Lily Tomlin
Symphonic Pops and Narration Lyrical concert programs merging original poetry, humor, education and theatrical production values with live symphonic performance.
Celebrate Earth Day Every Day with SONG OF THE EARTH
“Another hit! Song of the Earth is wonderful…” – Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic
HAUNTED SYMPHONY lyrical narrative for classically spooky dramatic repertoire.
Bring scout night to the music hall with CAMPFIRE TALES
Original Thematic Poetry Written and Performed by Frank Oden.