The Newark Public Library will present We Wear the Mask: Black Dramatic Theatre, In Newark & Near, From 1700s to 2012, a special exhibition devoted to black theater, February 1-March 24.

The exhibit will include such photos and artifacts as a 1959 playbill from the original Broadway production of A Raisin in the Sun.

For information, please call 973-733-5411 or visit www.npl.org.