About This Show

Highlighting the five months between the death of Lincoln’s young son Willie and the issue of the Emancipation Proclamation, James Still’s brave and ambitious new play The Heavens Are Hung In Black offers a glimpse into the personal and political challenges that Lincoln faced during 1862.

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: February 8, 2009 Final Performance: March 8, 2009
Location: Ford's Theatre, Washington, DC

511 10th St NW,



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