FSCJ Student-Driven Production of "Emancipation Majigeen" Premieres at Kent Campus

FSCJ Student-Driven Production of "Emancipation Majigeen" Premieres at Kent Campus
2/12/2018

FSCJ will host the student-driven production of “Emancipation Majigeen,” inspired by “Majigeen,” an original musical drama written by FSCJ Professor Jennifer Chase.

WHEN: March 8-10 and 15-16, 2018, at 8 p.m.
(Doors open at 7:30 p.m.)

Matinee performance will be held on March 15, 2018, at 11 a.m.
(Doors open at 10:30 a.m.)

WHERE: FSCJ Kent Campus Auditorium
3939 Roosevelt Blvd., Room F128
Jacksonville, FL 32205

“Majigeen,” is a story of female empowerment told through historical and contemporary lenses honoring the life of Anna Kingsley, a West African slave from present day Senegal, who became a slaveholder and planter in early 19th-century Florida. Watch the spotlight video to learn more.

“Emancipation Majigeen,” will explore both contemporary and historical social issues, including slavery and genocide, and the power of the arts to engage in these controversial conversations in a constructive manner.

Tickets are available for purchase at fscjartistseries.org. Prices are $25 for adults, $15 for FSCJ students and employees and $10 for children 12 and under. For the Matinee performance only, tickets for students in K-12 are $10.

SOCIAL MEDIA