‘Black Angels Over Tuskegee’ presents at Heymann Center Jan. 20


LAFAYETTE, La (BRPROUD) – The awarding-winning historical docudrama will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 20 at the Haymann Performing Arts Center as part of the Performing Arts Serving Acadiana (PASA’s) ongoing schedule.

Black Angels Over Tuskegee—is written and directed by Layon Gray. The drama is based off true events telling the story of six men embarking upon a journey to become the first Black aviators in the United States Army Air Forces— in an era of racial segregation and Jim Crow idealism, according to the release.

Tickets for Black Angels Over Tuskegee are available at www.pasaonline.org.  A Family & Friends 4-Pack, priced at $100. Box office hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Mondays and closed Saturday and Sunday.

COVID-19 proof of vaccine and or masks worn properly may be required. Failure to comply may result in no entry and not refund.

Black Angels Over Tuskegee, originally opened in Los Angeles, Ca in 2009 then transferred to New York, opening on Broadway.

Layon Gray is a theatrical artist whose work captivates audiences. He has spent more than two decades writing, directing and developing stage plays and films that reflect a wide array of African-American cultural movements, creating new paradigms for the stage and motion picture industry according to PASA.

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