The New York HBCU Alumni Associations are pleased to host an unforgettable evening for a showing of the musical, Carmen Jones. All HBCU Alumni and friends are welcome to attend! There will be a Q&A with the cast following the show.
This performance is 90 minutes with no intermission.
Please note: all performances start on time and there is no late seating.
ABOUT CARMEN JONES
As the Second World War rages, parachute maker Carmen Jones wages her own quarrel involving an airman and a boxer. This adaptation resets the story with an all African-American cast, and is the first major New York revival since its debut on Broadway 75 years ago.
Tony Award winner Anika Noni Rose (Dream Girls, Power, The Quad, Roots, The Princess and the Frog) will play the title role in this production!
David Aron Damane, Erica Dorfler, Clifton Duncan, Andrea Jones-Sojola (Lincoln), Justin Keyes, Lindsay Roberts, Anika Noni Rose (FAMU), Soara-Joye Ross, Lawrence E. Street, Tramell Tillman (Jackson State University).