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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.

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:59E59 Theaters, Off-Broadway

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