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The Transfiguration Of Benjamin Banneker at La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club

The Transfiguration Of Benjamin Banneker

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  • Jan. 23, 2020 through Feb. 02, 2020, Thursdays through Saturdays, 7:00p; Sundays, 3:00pm
  • La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club
  • 66 E. 4th St., East Village
  • Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $25; $20 students and seniors

The Transfiguration of Benjamin Banneker is a multi-disciplinary spectacle with a marching band, dancers, 12-foot puppets, shadow puppetry and moving projection screens. This event celebrates the life of Benjamin Banneker, a free black man living in Maryland from 1731 to 1806, who had a passion for the stars, taught himself mathematics and astronomy, and made important scientific discoveries. Conceived and Directed by Theodora Skipitares Music by LaFrae Sci Choreography by Edisa Week Puppetry Direction by Jane Catherine Shaw Set Design by Donald Eastman and Theodora Skipitares Lighting by Jeffrey Nash Stage Manager Karen Oughtred featuring the Soul Tigers Marching Band and the Banneker Dancers with Reginald L. Barnes as Narrator $18 for La MaMa Kids Family Members! Discount code : LAMAMAKIDS

About La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club

66 E. 4th St.

East Village, NY

212-254-6468