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The world-renowned Fisk Jubilee Singers shattered racial barriers in the US and abroad, entertaining kings and queens. For centuries, the bold a capella African-American ensemble formed on the campus of Fisk University have blended their rich voices together, sharing a heritage of suffering, strength, and endurance. Playwright and director Tazewell Thompson brings an innovative and heart-stirring score to life in this world premiere. With uplifting spirituals and hymns, including "Wade in the Water," "Ain't That Good News," "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot," and "Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen," this a capella musical with more than three dozen songs is sure to ignite audiences.

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