Black Nativity

    About

    Don’t miss the 2019 season of Black Nativity, the Black community’s Christmas gift to the world. It is without a doubt a theatrical wonderment. A joyous company of singers, actors, dancers and musicians delivers its powerful message of joy, hope, victory and liberation.

    Produced by the National Center of Afro-American Artists, Black Nativity is the joyous account of an historic event that occurred 2,000 years ago. It’s a celebration that tells the original story of the Nativity in scripture, verse, music and dance. Based on the Gospel of St. Luke, combined with the poetry of Langston Hughes, this song-play touches a special chord in the hearts of all.

    This legendary Christmas event, the Black community’s Christmas gift to the world, is without a doubt a theatrical wonderment. A joyous company of singers, actors, dancers and musicians delivers its powerful message of joy, hope, victory and liberation.

    Boston’s captivating production is the longest running performance of Harlem Renaissance poet Langston Hughes’ song-play in the world. The Friday December 6th opening marks its 2019 season and 49th year of 12 exhilarating performances.

    Performances

    • Week 1

      Friday
      December 6, 8:00pm

      Saturday
      December 7, 3:30pm
      December 7, 8:00pm

      Sunday
      December 8, 3:30pm

    • Week 2

      Friday
      December 13, 8:00pm

      Saturday
      December 14, 3:30pm
      December 14, 8:00pm

      Sunday
      December 15, 3:30pm

    • Week 3

      Friday
      December 20, 8:00pm

      Saturday
      December 21, 3:30pm
      December 21, 8:00pm

      Sunday
      December 22, 3:30pm

    TICKETS

    Purchase tickets via the Paramount Theatre website.

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