April 4 – May 6, 2018
Book by Harrison David Rivers
Music by Ethan D. Pakchar & Douglas Lyons
Lyrics by Douglas Lyons
Directed by Peter Rothstein
Music Direction by Denise Prosek
Choreography by Kelli Foster Warder
Featuring: Ben Bakken, Dieter Bierbrauer, Shinah Brashears, Ivory Doublette, Daniel Greco, John Jamison, Lamar Jefferson, Ann Michels, Thomasina Petrus, LaMont Ridgell, Matt Riehle, Kendall Anne Thompson, Evan Tyler Wilson, and Alejandro Vega
New York City. 1863. Set amidst the tumult of the Civil War, Five Points chronicles the journeys of Willie Lane, a young African American performer at the famed Almack’s Dance Hall, and John Diamond, an Irish immigrant and former jig champion. Inspired by the confluence of African American and Irish cultures, and the birth of American tap dance, FIVE POINTS tells the story of two men who risk everything for the chance to be a part of the American Dream.
Single tickets for this performance will go on sale March 5, 2018.
Purchase tickets for FIVE POINTS as part of a mini season ticket package (starting at $79) today!
PS = Post-show discussion
ASL/AD: Thursday, April 19 at 7:30PM. Reduced price tickets are available for $17.50 for ASL/AD patrons and one guest. Please call 612-339-3003 to purchase.