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Theater in the Park, "12 Mo' Angry Men," a TaNisha Fordham Production

Theater in the Park, "12 Mo' Angry Men," a TaNisha Fordham Production


  • Dates: July 23, 2021 - August 13, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday
  • Location: Mulberry Commons Park
  • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: Free and open to the public

Directed by TaNisha Fordham, "12 Mo' Angry Men," is the timely reimaging of the 1954 play by Reginald Rose. In this timely reimagining after a white police officer shoots and kills a black teen, 12 jurors (11 black, one white) deliberate on the officers guilt/innocence.

Rocking the city July 23 & 30, August 6 & 13, 2021 "12 Mo' Angry Men," hits the stage at Mulberry Commons Park right outside of the Prudential Center.

The play begins at 7PM SHARP and runs about an hour and thirty minutes with a talkback to follow special performances.

The event is free and open to the public.

Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets, food, friends and family and get ready for an evening packed with every emotion you can imagine.
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