May 29 until June 30, 2013 | Theater

The Hampton Years

The Austrian Cultural Forum recommends a world premiere by Jacqueline E. Lawton, directed by Shirley Serotsky

A breakthrough work emerging from Theater J's inaugural Locally Grown Festival, this youthful exploration of the growth of two great African-American artists, John Biggers and Samella Lewis under the tutelage of Austrian Jewish refugee painter and educator Viktor Lowenfeld, focuses on the pivotal years at Hampton Institute, Virginia during WWII.

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When: Wednesday, May 29 through Sunday, June 30
Where: Washington DCJCC | 1529 Sixteenth Street, NW | Washington, DC 20036
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