JUNE 19-28, 2015
DC Black Theatre Festival
The Four Jesuses, A Two-Act Comedy
Written by Kimberly Shorter
“The Four Jesuses” will be featued in the New Works Reading Series at the DC Black Theatre Festival on Sunday, June 21st at 6 p.m. at the RISE Demonstration Center at St. Elizabeth’s East, 2730 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE, in Washington, DC.
This two-act play is focuses on Pastor Darrin Freeman and the struggling congregation of the Third Mount Zion Baptist Church. First Lady Audra Freeman has an idea to put on a play about the life of Jesus to help raise funds for much-needed repairs in the church. However, will her husband’s competing ambition and the members’ own motives and perceptions of Jesus get in the way of the ultimate goal?
Tickets are FREE, and available at dcbtf.org.