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This triumphant story of Jackie Robinson, the first African-American to play professional major league baseball, chronicles the young athlete's nonviolent struggle to integrate what was then considered a "white man's game." Most Valuable Player chronicles Jackie's courageous journey from the Negro League to the Brooklyn Dodgers. Despite the challenges Robinson faced as a black male living in a racist society, his perseverance, intelligence, leadership and athletic skill propelled him to become a national hero and paved the way for African-Americans in baseball and beyond

Show Details

  • Running Time:1hr
  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Tribeca Performing Arts Center @ Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York City