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Freedom Church: The Liberation of Soul

September 4, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm


Freedom Church: The Liberation of Soul, is a one act play created and directed by Deborah Asante. It is produced in partnership with Conner Prairie in an effort by both organizations to become more inclusive. The play weaves a story using the threads of American history, trauma, resilience and resolve to explore the country’s struggle for equity and particularly how the evolution of the Black Church shapes that struggle.

Freedom Church: The Liberation of Soul showcases the talents of ACT’s Academy members and includes vocals by AshLee Baskin, choreography by LeToryia Gowdy, music composition by Mark Duerson and a special guest appearance by Josiah McCruiston.

Freedom Church: The Liberation of Soulis a recreation of authentic songs and dances from the past blended with contemporary music and original spoken word…

Freedom Church: The Liberation of Soul celebrates the rhythm of survival and encourages a spirit of understanding…

Join us as we take a deeper look into America’s past searching for a way to heal as we, together, move forward.

Parental Guidance is recommended for viewers 12 and under




September 4, 2021
11:00 am - 7:00 pm