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A Soldier's Play - Black Theatre Troupe

  • Helen K Mason Performing Arts Center
    1333 E. Washington St. Phoenix, AZ
  • Date: February 4, 2022 to February 20, 2022
  • Recurring daily
  • Phone: (602) 258-8129
Overview

This Pulitzer Prize-winning drama by Charles Fuller examines and evaluates the causes of oppression of African Americans and the obstacles to their advancement. It realistically describes the complex social issues and systemic racism in the U.S. Army during World War II.

At the heart of A Soldier's Play by Charles Fuller is a story of the complexity of race relations and the search for the meaning and definition of blackness in America. What is the role of Black Americans in the meaning of democracy and their place in democracy in a racially biased society?