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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings



Imagine and Discover

Main Stage performances are at the New Hazlett Theatre Center for Performing Arts

Performances are typically 2 hours long.

Phone: 724.773.0700

Showtimes: Friday & Saturday @ 8:00 PM
Sunday @ 2:30 PM

TICKET PRICES (Online/Door)
Preview: All Seats $10/$15
Adult: $25/$30
Senior (63+): $20/$25
Educators: $15/$20
Military/1st Resp: $12/$20
Young Professional (under 30): $20/$25
Student (under 18): $12/$17
College Student Rush: $10 - one
hour before show with ID

^Senior - 63 plus
*Students under 18

 



I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

by Dr. Maya Angelou
Adapted for the stage by Myra Platt and Malika Oyetimein for Book-it Repertory Theatre. The play is performed through arrangement with Caged Bird Legacy, LLC. All rights reserved.
FIRST COMMISSIONED, DEVELOPED AND PRODUCED IN THE "BOOK-IT STYLE"™ BY BOOK-IT REPERTORY THEATRE (Founded in 1990 in Seattle, Washington-www.book-it.org)
Directed by Monteze Freeland

March 10 – 18, 2018

Audio Description Performance

Friday, March 16 at 8:00 PM

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings will feature audio description for those who are blind or visually impaired. During this performance, all action and physical appearances will be described live through a headset. If you'd like to reserve a headset in advance or if you have any questions about this service, please email cbrinda@primestage.com. Headsets will also be distributed on a first-come first-serve basis before the show.

BACKGROUND RESOURCES

Our Partner on the Production
Afro American Music Institute

Caged Bird Poem

11 Facts About I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Maya Angelou Poet Details 1928–2014

The Language of Maya Angelou By Anne H. Charity Hudley

Maya Angelou, writer and poet, Obituary

Videos with Dr. Angelou

"I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" | The Oprah Winfrey Show | Oprah Winfrey Network

The Best Advice Dr. Maya Angelou Has Ever Given—and Received | SuperSoul Sunday | OWN

Maya Angelou's Top 10 Rules For Success

Maya Angelou on courage against racism Maya Angelou: My Childhood

Media Sponsors

WQED-FM

Accessibility Contact
Our Accessibility Contact is Connie Brinda, Operations Director
cbrinda@primestage.com

The Hazlett Theater Performing Arts Center where Prime Stage performs is accessible for people with disabilities.  For information on seating and/or to request an ASL signed student matinee performance, please email Prime Stage at cbrinda@primestage.com