Philadelphia Theatre Company presents
Prospect Theater Company’s original production of

Making Micheaux

April 22nd – May 16th

Music by Alphonso Horne
Book & Lyrics by Jesse L. Kearney, Jr.
Directed by Jeffrey Page
Starring Aaron Marcullus 
Alphonso Horne, Endea Owens, Mathis Picard, and TJ Reddick 
Director of Photography Brian Bon

Chicago, 1918. Oscar Micheaux stands at a turning point in his life:
Facing down a world which denies him a place in the narrative, what path will he take?
This original jazz musical-on-film is inspired by the life of America’s first major Black filmmaker, Oscar Micheaux.

Runtime 15 minutes

How to View:

2020-21 PTC Subscribers will gain automatic access to Making Micheaux on Thursday, April 22nd. It runs through May 16th.

Non-subscribers are asked to register to receive a link to view. Registration opens on Thursday, April 22nd.

Subscribers and those who register will receive a link and instructions for viewing.

Making Micheaux is FREE to all, but we are grateful for donations to support the work we do. Thank you!

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MEET THE Creatives

Learn more about Making Micheaux with a post-screening discussion hosted by award-winning writer Kirsten Childs with the creative team.

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