The Fire of Freedom

“What I’m trying to do as a black artist, particularly as a playwright, is to tell the stories that haven’t been told.”

Inspired by wonderful historian David S. Cecelski’s book The Fire of Freedom: Abraham Galloway and the Slaves’ Civil War (UNC Press), Craft’s one-actor play proved (again) that a monologue, in the right hands, can be supremely dramatic.

See the full review at CVNC.