Opens Mar 28, 2015
WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
From the people that brought you Layon Gray's acclaimed play, Black Angels Over Tuskegee, now in its 6th year Off-Broadway, comes Kings of Harlem, Inspired the true story of the 1939 Harlem Rens Basketball Team
Commemorating the March 28th day the Rens won the First World Basketball Championship. Post show party. If you missed this play during in All-Star weekend you get one more chance to see it again
Layon Gray, the writer and director of the long-running Off-Broadway hit Black Angels Over Tuskegee, continues to expand African-American theatre with his latest work, Kings of Harlem. Inspired by the true story of six men who overcame adversity to win more than 2,000 games while barnstorming throughout segregated parts of the country in the 1930's despite being officially accepted professionally or socially.