Freed

59E59 Theaters
59 E 59th St, New York, NY 10022
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WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

What's it like to be the first? Charles Smith's Freed, an award-winning new play, explores this and other hot topics in the true story of John Newton Templeton, an ex-slave who was the first African-American to attend college in the Midwest, 40 years before the end of slavery. Joe Brancato directs.

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Freed

Jun 16, 2010
Charles Smith's play about university president Robert Wilson and former slave John Newton Templeton is too didactic to be completely effective. Read More

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